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Call for Papers: Social Science History Association Religion Network

Just received the following call for papers, which will hopefully be of interest to our subscribers:

 

Call for Papers: Social Science History Association Religion Network

 

Social Science History Association 2017 Annual Conference

Montreal, Quebec, November 2-5, 2017

Conference Theme: “Changing Social Connections in Time and Space”

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS MARCH 3, 2017

CFP:Journal of Islamic Perspective and Culture

Journal of Islamic Perspective and Culture is a refereed journal dedicated to publishes high quality, peer-reviewed multidisciplinary scholarly articles on all aspects of related to Islam and Muslim societies offered in a variety of other disciplines as well, such as culture, history, geography, art, law, anthropology, political science, philosophy, literature, sociology, economics, and women, gender and sexuality studies, architecture and international relations.

Author: 
E. J. Dionne Jr.
Reviewer: 
L. Benjamin Rolsky

Rolsky on Dionne Jr., 'Why the Right Went Wrong: Conservatism From Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond'


E. J. Dionne Jr. Why the Right Went Wrong: Conservatism From Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2016. 544 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4767-6379-8.

Reviewed by L. Benjamin Rolsky (Drew University)
Published on H-AmRel (January, 2017)
Commissioned by Bobby L. Smiley

Religion, Conservatism, and the Fundamentalization of the GOP

Author: 
John G. Turner
Reviewer: 
Kyle Beshears

Beshears on Turner, 'The Mormon Jesus: A Biography'


John G. Turner. The Mormon Jesus: A Biography. Cambridge: Belknap Press, 2016. 368 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-73743-3.

Reviewed by Kyle Beshears (University of Mobile)
Published on H-AmRel (December, 2016)
Commissioned by John D. Wilsey

Thinking Historically about the Mormon Jesus

Author: 
Robert A. Orsi
Reviewer: 
Kristy Nabhan-Warren

Nabhan-Warren and Park and Pasquier on Orsi, 'History and Presence'


Robert A. Orsi. History and Presence. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2016. 384 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-04789-1.

Reviewed by Kristy Nabhan-Warren (University of Iowa) and Adam Park (Florida State University) and Michael Pasquier (Louisiana State University)
Published on H-AmRel (November, 2016)
Commissioned by Michael Graziano

Review Forum on Robert Orsi's History and Presence

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