American Religions through the Civil War

By David Hoeveler
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
jdh2@csd.uwm.edu

Contents

Biography

Reflective Essay: The U.S. Survey, 19th Century

Reflective Essay: American Religions

Project Summary

Religion and the Founding of the American Republic

American Religions to 1870 Website Visuals

Biography

J. David Hoeveler is professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Among other courses he teaches both sections of the introductory courses in United States history. He is the author of The New Humanism: A Critique of Modern America, 1900-1940 (1977), James McCosh and the Scottish Intellectual Tradition: from Glasgow to Princeton (1981), Watch on the Right: Conservative Intellectuals in the Reagan Era (1992), and The Postmodernist Turn: American Thought and Culture in the 1970s (1996). His book The American Colonial Colleges: Intellect and Politics, will be published in 2001.