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American universities and the birth of modern Mormonism, 1867-1940

Author: Thomas Wendell Simpson
Publisher: Chapel Hill (N.C.) : The University of North Carolina Press, ©2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the closing decades of the nineteenth century, college-age Latter-day Saints began undertaking a remarkable intellectual pilgrimage to the US's elite universities. Thomas W. Simpson chronicles the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Wendell Simpson
ISBN: 9781469630229 1469630222 9781469628639 1469628635
OCLC Number: 993093833
Notes: Bibliogr. p. 197-212. Index.
Description: 1 v. (XIV-229 p.) ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: Mormonism reframed ; Brigham Young's romance with American higher education, 1870-1877 ; The death of Mormon separatism in American universities, 1877-1896 ; Evolution and its discontents, 1896-1920 ; Anti-intellectualism rejected and reborn, 1920-1940 ; Conclusion: Mormonism uncharted.
Responsibility: Thomas W. Simpson.
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