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The Resource Nature and revelation : a history of Macalester college, Jeanne Halgren Kilde ; foreword by James Brewer Stewart

Nature and revelation : a history of Macalester college, Jeanne Halgren Kilde ; foreword by James Brewer Stewart

Label
Nature and revelation : a history of Macalester college
Title
Nature and revelation
Title remainder
a history of Macalester college
Statement of responsibility
Jeanne Halgren Kilde ; foreword by James Brewer Stewart
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nature and Revelation is an absorbing history of Macalester College, from its origins as a Presbyterian secondary school in frontier St. Paul to its current presence as a nationally prominent liberal arts college. Detailing the college's history, Jeanne Halgren Kilde tells stories of the college's influential leaders, its defining moments, its rapidly changing student life, and the sometimes controversial evolution of the school's curriculum and reputation, exploring its transformation from a modest evangelical college into a progressive, secular institution. By highlighting the college's bala
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Macalester College
  • Macalester College
  • Universities and colleges
  • EDUCATION
  • HISTORY
  • Universities and colleges
  • Minnesota
Label
Nature and revelation : a history of Macalester college, Jeanne Halgren Kilde ; foreword by James Brewer Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Protestant roots on the prairie, 1849-1915 -- Identity and change -- Christian education and institution building in St. Paul -- The idea of a Christian college -- Twin cities rivalry -- College life and identity at the turn of the century -- Engagement with the world, 1915-1960 -- Evangelical engagement with modernism -- The collapse of the evangelical consensus -- Liberal arts in service to the nation and the world -- Dewitt Wallace's ambition -- Revolution and redirection, 1960-2000 -- The religion/education intersection transformed -- New approaches to academics, internationalism, and service -- Challenges and dashed hopes -- Countercultural campus -- Negotiating institutional democracy -- Peaks, pluralism, and prosperity
Control code
ocn732606034
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 400 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816673346
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbnx2n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732606034
Label
Nature and revelation : a history of Macalester college, Jeanne Halgren Kilde ; foreword by James Brewer Stewart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Protestant roots on the prairie, 1849-1915 -- Identity and change -- Christian education and institution building in St. Paul -- The idea of a Christian college -- Twin cities rivalry -- College life and identity at the turn of the century -- Engagement with the world, 1915-1960 -- Evangelical engagement with modernism -- The collapse of the evangelical consensus -- Liberal arts in service to the nation and the world -- Dewitt Wallace's ambition -- Revolution and redirection, 1960-2000 -- The religion/education intersection transformed -- New approaches to academics, internationalism, and service -- Challenges and dashed hopes -- Countercultural campus -- Negotiating institutional democracy -- Peaks, pluralism, and prosperity
Control code
ocn732606034
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 400 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816673346
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbnx2n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732606034

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