This course offers an historical examination of some of the various expressions of religious belief and practice in American culture. It focuses on the creation of the Protestant establishment in the colonial period and the challenges posed to that establishment by democracy, science, multiple competing cultures, and even the mainstream of American culture.
This syllabus was created for the Young Scholars in American Religion program.
University of Nebraska at KearneyInstitution
Public College or University Institution Type
Syllabus Resource Type
Undergraduate Course Class Type
1996 Date Published
Religious Studies, History Discipline
General Comparative Traditions Religous Tradition
Pluralism/Secularism/Culture Wars, Race/Ethnicity Topics