The Christian College: A History of Protestant Higher Education in America

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Baker Publishing Group, Apr 1, 2006 - 316 pages
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When it first appeared in 1984 The Christian College was the first modern comprehensive history of Protestant higher education in America. Now this second edition updates the history, featuring a new chapter on the developments of the past two decades, a major introduction by Mark Noll, a new preface and epilogue, and a series of instructive appendixes.

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Preface to the Second Edition
The Christian Colleges
The Colonial Period

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William C. Ringenberg (Ph.D., Michigan State University) is department chair and professor of history at Taylor University. He has focused on American religious history and has written a number of scholarly books, reviews, and journal articles dealing with Christian higher education.

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