Item description for Beyond Establishment: Protestant Identity in a Post-Protestant Age by Jackson W. Carroll & Wade Clark Roof...
Overview A novel, cultural approach to studying mainline denominations. Focusing on each denomination's religious and moral vision--the beliefs, values, symbols, and style that makes it distinct--this book features contributions from a variety of authors, historians, scholars, educators, anthropologists, and liturgists.
This book takes a novel, cultural approach to studying mainline denominations, focusing on the denominations' religious and moral vision--the beliefs, values, symbols, stories, and style that make a denomination distinct. Of special concern are the ways in which denominations passed on their vision and how they maintained plausibility under changing circumstances. Contributors include a variety of authors, historians, sociologists, anthropologists, educators, and liturgists who examine ways in which denominations have sought to transmit their culture with varying degrees of success or failure.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.98" Width: 5.98" Height: 1.07" Weight: 1.17 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 1993
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 0664253962 ISBN13 9780664253967
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More About Jackson W. Carroll & Wade Clark Roof
Jackson W. Carroll is the Ruth W. and A. Morris Williams Jr. emeritus professor of religion and society at Duke University Divinity School. He is the director of Pulpit & Pew, a major research project on pastoral leadership at Duke Divinity School. Wade Clark Roof is the J. F. Rowny professor of religion and society and chair of the religious studies department at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Jackson W. Carroll currently resides in the state of North Carolina. Jackson W. Carroll has an academic affiliation as follows - Duke Univ. Divinity School Duke University Divinity School Duke Univer.
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