History 475: Revivalism & Fundamentalism in American History
Textbooks & Required Readings

 

Textbooks and Required Readings: Students are required to read the following textbooks:

    Harry S. Stout, The Divine Dramatist: George Whitefield and the Rise of Modern Evangelicalism (Grand Rapids, Mich.: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1991)

    Paul K. Conkin, Cane Ridge: America's Pentecost (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1990)

    Nathan O. Hatch, The Democratization of American Christianity (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989)

    Timothy L. Smith, Revivalism and Social Reform: American Protestantism on the Eve of the Civil War (New York: Abingdon Press, 1957; paperback ed., Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980)

    Joel A. Carpenter, Revive Us Again: The Reawakening of American Fundamentalism (New York: Oxford University Press, 1997)

    Lyle W. Dorsett, Billy Sunday and the Redemption of Urban America (Grand Rapids, Mich.: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1991)

    Nancy Tatom Ammerman, Baptist Battles: Social Change and Religious Conflict in the Southern Baptist Convention (New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1990)

    Harold D. Tallant, ed., "American Revival Narratives: Eyewitness Accounts of North American Revivals," (unpublished manuscript, 2000).

The books are available for purchase in the college bookstore. "American Revival Narratives" may be purchased at Publishing/Duplicating in the Student Center. In addition to these books there are a few short required readings which have been placed on reserve in the library. These are listed on the schedule below. The instructor may, from time to time, assign additional short readings to supplement the books listed above.


Other Departmental Courses in American History and Civilization:
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AMS 250 | HIS 223 | HIS 225 | HIS 227 | HIS 306 |
| HIS 308 | HIS 310 | HIS 312 | HIS 314 | HIS 318 | HIS 325 |
| HIS 338 | HIS 426 | HIS 430 | HIS 432 | HIS 470 | HIS 475 |

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