New to Our Catalog: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Religion in America (e-book)
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Religion in America (2018) is a collection of detailed scholarly articles that address a wide range of topics in American religious history and culture, all written by experts in their fields, and is now available completely online for TIU students! This collection takes a different approach by organizing the most recent categories of scholarly research to identify crucial themes, events, people, places, and ideas that have contributed to the history of religion in America. Divided into five sections (Space, Religious Ideas, Race and Ethnicity, Public Life, and Empire), this encyclopedia is best engaged as a tool that can be read both through and across the categories that organize it. It offers multiple insightful takes on a range of topics and represents the history and culture of religion in America in ways that will both resonate with and challenge the perspectives of readers.