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Piety and profession : American Protestant theological education, 1870-1970 / Glenn T. Miller.

By: Miller, Glenn T, 1942-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub., 2007Description: xxiv, 821 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780802829467 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0802829465 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Theology -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Theology -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Protestant theological seminaries -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Protestant theological seminaries -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Contents:
A new understanding forms. The compleat seminary ; Seminaries face a reordered world ; The birth of the classical disciplines ; Spiritual crisis and the new science ; The new biblical studies : round one ; The changing world of schools : a new ecology ; The case of Andover Theological Seminary ; The impact of the social awakening ; Before fundamentalism : the educational dynamics of dispensationalism ; Training women for mission ; Doing it right : the early years of the University of Chicago Divinity School ; Methodism and the university ; The presidency -- Embodying the dream. An appraisal at the end of the era of crusades ; The progressive movement at its height : what Kelly found ; African American theological education : from Emancipation to the Depression ; Troubled decade, troubled churches ; The denominations impacted, 1917-1930 ; Reform in many places : the beginning of AATS ; Brown-May ; Seminaries and the second righteous empire ; A reborn theological discussion ; The rural church ; Religious education ; Field education and clinical training -- Questions in the midst of triumph. American conservative Protestantism recovers ; The Second World War, ideological struggle, and the advance of theological education ; Mr. Niebuhr speaks : seminaries advance ; Transformation : the birth of religion departments ; The sixties : the dawn of a new age ; Conclusion.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 779-807) and index.

A new understanding forms. The compleat seminary ; Seminaries face a reordered world ; The birth of the classical disciplines ; Spiritual crisis and the new science ; The new biblical studies : round one ; The changing world of schools : a new ecology ; The case of Andover Theological Seminary ; The impact of the social awakening ; Before fundamentalism : the educational dynamics of dispensationalism ; Training women for mission ; Doing it right : the early years of the University of Chicago Divinity School ; Methodism and the university ; The presidency -- Embodying the dream. An appraisal at the end of the era of crusades ; The progressive movement at its height : what Kelly found ; African American theological education : from Emancipation to the Depression ; Troubled decade, troubled churches ; The denominations impacted, 1917-1930 ; Reform in many places : the beginning of AATS ; Brown-May ; Seminaries and the second righteous empire ; A reborn theological discussion ; The rural church ; Religious education ; Field education and clinical training -- Questions in the midst of triumph. American conservative Protestantism recovers ; The Second World War, ideological struggle, and the advance of theological education ; Mr. Niebuhr speaks : seminaries advance ; Transformation : the birth of religion departments ; The sixties : the dawn of a new age ; Conclusion.

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