Title

Can Hope Endure?: A Historical Case Study in Christian Higher Education

Document Type

Book

Publication Date

2005

Comments

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Abstract

"The spate of books written recently on Christian higher education highlights a common theme - how numerous colleges founded by church bodies have gradually lost their religious moorings, often culminating in what historian George Marsden calls "established nonbelief." Can Hope Endure? examines the history of Hope College in Holland, Michigan, as it has struggled to find a faithful middle way between secularization and withdrawal from mainstream academic and American culture."--BOOK JACKET.