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link to catalog page BARTON, The Soul of Abraham Lincoln Author: William E. Barton
Pub Date: 2005

A wonderfully dispassionate look at Lincoln's religious passions   learn more...

link to catalog page, All Things Human

All Things Human

Henry Codman Potter and the Social Gospel in the Episcopal Church

Author: Michael Bourgeois
Pub Date: January 2004

First in depth study of the 6th Episcopal Bishop of New York and prominent voice in the Social Gospel movement   learn more...

link to catalog page, Anglicans in Canada

Anglicans in Canada

Controversies and Identity in Historical Perspective

Author: Alan L. Hayes
Pub Date: April 2004

The survey of the six most important chronic controversies in the history of the Anglican Church of Canada.   learn more...

link to catalog page PACHE, Baby and Child Heroes in Ancient Greece Author: Corinne Ondine Pache
Pub Date: January 2004

Baby heroes’ essential role in Ancient Greek religion and mythology.   learn more...

link to catalog page O’MALLEY,

"Custome Is an Idiot"

Jacobean Pamphlet Literature on Women

Author: Edited by Susan Gushee O'Malley
Pub Date: June 2004

Six complete, annotated pamphlets on the role of women in 17th Century society. They give insight into debates within English culture on gossips, treatises against wife-beating, superiority of women, and cross-dressing.   learn more...

link to catalog page LAYTON, Didymus the Blind and His Circle in Late-Antique Alexandria

Didymus the Blind and His Circle in Late-Antique Alexandria

Virtue and Narrative in Biblical Scholarship

Author: Richard A. Layton
Pub Date: February 2004

First English study of a leading 4th Century Christian scholar who’s writings were thought to be completely destroyed and rediscovered in an Egyptian quarry during WWII.   learn more...

link to catalog page AGNEW, From Charity to Social Work

From Charity to Social Work

Mary E. Richmond and the Creation of an American Profession

Author: Elizabeth N. Agnew
Pub Date: January 2004

Examination of the development of modern social work from its roots in late 19th Century charity through the 1920’s, focusing on the life and leadership of Mary E. Richmond. Highlights the important role of charity organization philosophy in the transformation from voluntary charity to professional social work.   learn more...

link to catalog page LOVEJOY, His Brother's Blood

His Brother's Blood

Speeches and Writings, 1838-64

Author: Owen Lovejoy
Pub Date: August 2004

A history of Owen Lovejoy’s religious and political participation in the antislavery movment from 1838 to 1864   learn more...

link to catalog page, Intersecting Journeys

Intersecting Journeys

The Anthropology of Pilgrimage and Tourism

Author: Edited by Ellen Badone and Sharon R. Roseman
Pub Date: October 2004

An interdisciplinary collection that bridges the dichotomy between sacred and secular travel   learn more...

link to catalog page HUGHES, Myths America Lives By Author: Richard T. Hughes
Pub Date: 2004

Exploring the history of the myths that define American identity, the ways many Americans have absolutized those myths, and the ways African Americans and other dissenters have exposed those myths for their discriminatory dimensions   learn more...

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