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Product Description: Recounts a famously outspoken agnostic's surprising relationship with Christianity H. L. Mencken (1880–1956) was a reporter, literary critic, editor, author—and a famous American agnostic. From his role in the Scopes Trial to his advocacy of science and reason in public life, Mencken is generally regarded as one of the fiercest critics of Christianity in his day...read more

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9780802873446 | Eerdmans Pub Co, November 24, 2016, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Recounts a famously outspoken agnostic's surprising relationship with Christianity H.

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Product Description: This briskly told history of Reformed Protestantism takes these churches through their entire 500-year history—from sixteenth-century Zurich and Geneva to modern locations as far flung as Seoul and São Paulo. D. G. Hart explores specifically the social and political developments that enabled Calvinism to establish a global presence...read more

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9780300148794 | Yale Univ Pr, July 30, 2013, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This briskly told history of Reformed Protestantism takes these churches through their entire 500-year history—from sixteenth-century Zurich and Geneva to modern locations as far flung as Seoul and São Paulo.

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Product Description: From Billy Graham to Sarah Palin provides an iconoclastic new history of the entrance of evangelical Christians into national American politics. Examining the key players of the “Religious Right” ― Billy Graham, Jerry Falwell, Chuck Colson, James Dobson, Pat Robertson, and many others ― D...read more

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9780802866288 | Eerdmans Pub Co, July 7, 2011, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: From Billy Graham to Sarah Palin provides an iconoclastic new history of the entrance of evangelical Christians into national American politics.

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Product Description: The study of religion in American higher education is fraught with difficulties that raise important questions about the nature of faith and the purpose of advanced learning. Although religion has been foundational to some of the United States' most prestigious universities, religious studies is a relatively recent addition to the liberal arts curriculum...read more

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9781932236583 | Isi Books, November 30, 2005, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: The study of religion in American higher education is fraught with difficulties that raise important questions about the nature of faith and the purpose of advanced learning.

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Product Description: Millions of Americans identify themselves as evangelicals. But what does the word mean? D. G. Hart provocatively argues that evangelicalism is a concept that has obscured more of Christianity than it has revealed and should be abandoned as a separate religious identity...read more

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9780801027284 | Baker Pub Group, January 1, 2004, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Millions of Americans identify themselves as evangelicals.

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9780801031182 | Baker Academic, October 1, 2005, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Millions of Americans identify themselves as evangelicals.

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Product Description: A concise and informative guide to one of the most significant streams of Protestant Christianity in America. More than 375 entries cover the ideas, events, people, movements, practices, institutions, and denominations that have made up this tradition from the earliest days to the present...read more
By D. G. Hart (editor) and Mark A. Noll (editor)

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9781596380219, titled "Dictionary Of The Presbyterian & Reformed Tradition In America" | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, September 7, 2005, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A concise and informative guide to one of the most significant streams of Protestant Christianity in America.
9780830814534 | Intervarsity Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A concise and informative guide to one of the most significant streams of Protestant Christianity in America.

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Product Description: This biography, written by a provocative, prolific historian, gives readers insights into Nevin's critique of the revivalist tradition and shows how it applies today. Hart recovers a nearly forgotten nineteenth-century theologian and demonstrates his ongoing relevance...read more

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9780875526621 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, September 1, 2005, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: This biography, written by a provocative, prolific historian, gives readers insights into Nevin's critique of the revivalist tradition and shows how it applies today.

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Product Description: In The Lost Soul of American Protestantism, D. G. Hart examines the historical origins of the idea that faith must be socially useful in order to be valuable. Through specific episodes in Presbyterian, Lutheran, and Reformed history, Hart presents a neglected form of Protestantism—confessionalism—as an alternative to prevailing religious theory...read more

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9780742507685 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, September 1, 2002, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In The Lost Soul of American Protestantism, D.

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9780742507692 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, September 30, 2004, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: In The Lost Soul of American Protestantism, D.

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Product Description: Forty-six of Machen's shorter writings are organized into ten categories. Selections made by Machen's biographer, who contributes an introduction, a bibliography and "For Further Reading."

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9780875525709 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, February 1, 2004, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Forty-six of Machen's shorter writings are organized into ten categories.

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Product Description: A concise and informative guide to one of the most significant streams of Protestant Christianity in America. More than 375 entries cover the ideas, events, people, movements, practices, institutions, and denominations that have made up this tradition from the earliest days to the present...read more
By D. G. Hart (editor) and Mark A. Noll (editor)

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9781592443222 | Wipf & Stock Pub, September 30, 2003, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A concise and informative guide to one of the most significant streams of Protestant Christianity in America.

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Product Description: Three hundred years after Edwards' birth, experts on Edwards examine the vision, theology, and legacy of this theological giant. Scholars contributing essays include Harry S. Stout, George M. Marsden, Gerald McDermott, and Douglas Sweeney...read more

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9780801026225 | Baker Academic, July 1, 2003, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Three hundred years after Edwards' birth, experts on Edwards examine the vision, theology, and legacy of this theological giant.

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Product Description: Is sound doctrine all that makes the church a viable organization in our postmodern world? Or is there something more? In Recovering Mother Kirk, church historian Darryl Hart argues that it is impossible to gain a proper understanding of Reformed doctrine, its worldview, or its piety apart from the experience of the worshiping body of believers...read more

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9780801026157 | Baker Pub Group, April 1, 2003, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Is sound doctrine all that makes the church a viable organization in our postmodern world?

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Product Description: A study of Machen’s thought and career that says much about the issues that unsettled mainstream Protestantism’s hold on American intellectual and cultural life.

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9780801847011 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, April 1, 1994, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: "One of the great achievements of Hart's biography is his contextualization of Machen, in which these anomalies resolve themselves into a coherent if not always attractive personality.

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9780875525631 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, March 1, 2003, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A study of Machen’s thought and career that says much about the issues that unsettled mainstream Protestantism’s hold on American intellectual and cultural life.

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Product Description: Although evangelicals entered the century as full partners in the Protestant denominations and agencies that molded American cultural and intellectual life, since the 1970s evangelical Protestantism has been perceived as alien to other Americans...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781566634601 | Ivan R Dee, December 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Although evangelicals entered the century as full partners in the Protestant denominations and agencies that molded American cultural and intellectual life, since the 1970s evangelical Protestantism has been perceived as alien to other Americans.

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9781566634595 | Reprint edition (Ivan R Dee, October 1, 2002), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Many Americans commonly associate evangelical Protestants with the scoldings of the religious right and solicitations of money by televangelists.

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Product Description: In The University Gets Religion: Religious Studies in American Higher Education, historian D. G. Hart examines the rise of religion to its current place as one of the largest academic disciplines in contemporary higher education...read more

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9780801871009 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, September 24, 2002, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: In The University Gets Religion: Religious Studies in American Higher Education, historian D.

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Product Description: "Reformed Christians," write D. G. Hart and John R. Muether, "are increasingly divided over how they ought to worship their God," a situation they regard as urgent. Drawing on Scripture and Reformed confessions and catechisms, the authors answer such questions as these:When are we to worship?How does the regulative principle guide our worship?How does the dialogical principle shape our worship?How do we worship with reverence and joy?What is the place of the means of grace?How do the elements of worship differ from its circumstances?Finally the authors tackle "the most divisive issue"-music...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780875521794 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, April 1, 2002, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: "Reformed Christians," write D.

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Product Description: In The University Gets Religion: Religious Studies in American Higher Education, historian D. G. Hart examines the rise of religion to its current place as one of the largest academic disciplines in contemporary higher education. Protestant ministers and faculty, arguing for the importance of religion to a truly "liberal" education, were especially influential in staffing departments and designing curricula to reflect their own assumptions about the value of religion not just for higher education but for American culture in general...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780801862106 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: In The University Gets Religion: Religious Studies in American Higher Education, historian D.

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Product Description: In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, evangelicals often took their place among prominent practicing scientists, and their perspectives exerted a considerable impact on the development of modern western science. Over the last century, however, evangelical scientists have become less visible, even as the focus of evangelical engagement has shifted to political and cultural spheres...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By D. G. Hart (editor) and David N. Livingstone (editor)

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9780195115574 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 8, 1999, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, evangelicals often took their place among prominent practicing scientists, and their perspectives exerted a considerable impact on the development of modern western science.

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Product Description: Book by Gillespie, Thomas T., Hart, D. G., Boren, John D.

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9781888644821 | Varro Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Book by Gillespie, Thomas T.

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Product Description: The eighteen essays collected in this book had their origin in a conference of the same title, held at the Wingspread Conference Center in October of 1993. Some of the most distinguished scholars in the field were invited to reflect on their specialities in American religious history in ways that summarized where the field is and where it ought to move in the decades to come...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By D. G. Hart and Harry S. Stout (editor)

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9780195104134 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 1998, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The eighteen essays collected in this book had their origin in a conference of the same title, held at the Wingspread Conference Center in October of 1993.

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Product Description: Religious Advocacy and American History explores the general question of bias and objectivity in higher learning from the perspective of the role of religious convictions in the study of American history. The contributors to this book, many of whom are leading historians of American religion and culture, address primarily two related questions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By D. G. Hart (editor) and Bruce Kuklick (editor)

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9780802842602 | Eerdmans Pub Co, January 1, 1997, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Religious Advocacy and American History explores the general question of bias and objectivity in higher learning from the perspective of the role of religious convictions in the study of American history.

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By D. G. Hart (editor) and R. Albert Mohler (editor)

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9780801020612 | Baker Pub Group, December 1, 1996, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Book by

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9780801020230 | 1 edition (Baker Pub Group, July 1, 1995), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Book by Hart, D.

Product Description: From the 17th century Puritans through Youth for Christ and postmodernism, the 16 essays in Reckoning with the Past illuminate the history of U.S. evangelism. The essays include ideological origins of the American Revolution, the popular theology that sprang from the Second Great Awakening, and developments in Pentecostalism, millennialism, and fundamentalism...read more
By D. G. Hart (editor)

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9780801043970 | Baker Pub Group, February 1, 1995, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: From the 17th century Puritans through Youth for Christ and postmodernism, the 16 essays in Reckoning with the Past illuminate the history of U.

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