Religion in America
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Farmington Hills, MI : Greenhaven Press, [2011].
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Central Adult Nonfiction
200.973 RELIGI 2011
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For over 25 years, the Greenhaven Press Opposing Viewpoints Series has developed and set the standard for current-issue studies. With more than 90 volumes covering nearly every controversial contemporary topic, Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. Each title explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. By choosing from such diverse sources and including both popular and unpopular views, the Opposing Viewpoints editorial team has adhered to its commitment to editorial objectivity. Readers are exposed to many sides of a debate, which promotes issue awareness as well as critical thinking. In short, Opposing Viewpoints is the best research and learning tool for exploring the issues that continually shape and define our turbulent and changing world.

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Book
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237 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
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073774989X (pbk.), 9780737749885 (hardcover), 0737749881 (hardcover), 9780737749892 (pbk.)

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
This volume explores the topics relating to religion in the United States by presenting varied expert opinions that examine many of the different aspects that comprise these issues. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. Allows the reader to attain the higher-level critical thinking and reading skills that are essential in a culture of diverse and contradictory opinions.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Musser, S., & Haugen, D. M. (2011). Religion in America. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Musser, Susan and David M. Haugen. 2011. Religion in America. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Musser, Susan and David M. Haugen, Religion in America. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Musser, Susan., and David M. Haugen. Religion in America. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press, 2011. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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