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The Churching of America, 1776-1990

Winners and Losers in Our Religious Economy

by Roger Finke

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Religion - General,
  • Church history,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Religion,
  • United States,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Christian sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8025388M
    ISBN 100813518385
    ISBN 109780813518381

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He has twice won the Distinguished Book Award from the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, for The Future of Religion: Secularization, Revival, and Cult Formation (, with William Sims Bainbridge), and for The Churching of America – (, with Roger Finke).

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