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The Bible in American education : from source book to textbook / edited by David L. Barr and Nicholas Piediscalzi.

Contributor(s): Barr, David L | Piediscalzi, Nicholas.
Material type: TextTextSeries: The Bible in American culture ; 5. Centennial publications (Society of Biblical Literature): Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : Chico, Calif. : Fortress Press ; Scholars Press, c1982Description: 204 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0800606124 :.Subject(s): Bible -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History | Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc -- United States -- History | Church and education -- United States -- History | Religious education -- United States -- History | United States -- Religion
Contents:
Introduction / David L. Barr and Nicholas Piediscalzi -- The creation of a new order : colonial education and the Bible / W. Clark Gilpin -- The struggle for a common culture : biblical images in nineteenth-century schoolbooks / John H. Westerhoff -- The public schools are not enough : the Bible and private schools / Virginia L. Brereton -- Stabilizing a changing culture : the Bible and the Sunday school in the late nineteenth century / William L. Sachs -- Intellectual ferment and instruction in the Scriptures : the Bible in higher education / Thomas H. Olbricht -- New attitudes and new curricula : the changing role of the Bible in Protestant education, 1880-1920 / Charles R. Kniker -- New interest in the Bible : the contexts of Bible study today / Boardman W. Kathan -- The Bible is worthy of secular study : the Bible in public education today / Peter S. Bracher and David L. Barr.
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BS 586 .U6 B53 1982 (Browse shelf) Available 30092000232448
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Includes bibliographies and index.

Introduction / David L. Barr and Nicholas Piediscalzi -- The creation of a new order : colonial education and the Bible / W. Clark Gilpin -- The struggle for a common culture : biblical images in nineteenth-century schoolbooks / John H. Westerhoff -- The public schools are not enough : the Bible and private schools / Virginia L. Brereton -- Stabilizing a changing culture : the Bible and the Sunday school in the late nineteenth century / William L. Sachs -- Intellectual ferment and instruction in the Scriptures : the Bible in higher education / Thomas H. Olbricht -- New attitudes and new curricula : the changing role of the Bible in Protestant education, 1880-1920 / Charles R. Kniker -- New interest in the Bible : the contexts of Bible study today / Boardman W. Kathan -- The Bible is worthy of secular study : the Bible in public education today / Peter S. Bracher and David L. Barr.

131315 7/18/1982 $12.04.

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