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By Michael Pasquier

Religion in the United States: The Basics is a concise advent to the old improvement of religions within the usa. it truly is a call for participation to discover the advanced tapestry of non secular ideals and practices that formed lifestyles in North the United States from the colonial encounters of the 15th century to the tradition wars of the twenty-first century. faraway from a humans unified round a typical realizing of Christianity, Religion in the US: The Basics tracks the regular diversification of the yank spiritual panorama and the numerous non secular conflicts that modified American society. whilst, it explores how american citizens from a number of non secular backgrounds labored jointly to stand the demanding situations of racism, poverty, struggle, and different social issues. simply because no unmarried survey can ever fulfill the necessity to understand extra and imagine in a different way, Religion in America prepares readers to proceed learning American religions with their very own questions and views in mind.

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