The History of Religion in America – Tom Tweed, Professor of American Studies and History
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The History of Religion in America – Tom Tweed, Professor of American Studies and History

People have been thinking about the history of religion in America since well, about as long as there has been an America. I remember as an undergraduate reading the big fat books about American religious history and I thought they were lovely stories they just didn’t have me in them. …

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Monasticism
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HISTORY OF IDEAS – Monasticism

We’ve come to see living on our own or in a small family unit of our own as a key step in growing up; it’s the dominant image we have of adult existence. So, monasticism, which involves unmarried people working and living together in highly organized communities, can seem very …

The JuntoCast, Ep. 12: Bailyn's "Ideological Origins of the American Revolution"
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The JuntoCast, Ep. 12: Bailyn's "Ideological Origins of the American Revolution"

all right here we go hello and welcome to the John telecast a podcast presented by the blogger's a totally Americanists comm i'm cameron an assistant professor of colonial and revolutionary America at the University of Illinois at Springfield and today we return from our summer hiatus I'm joined by …

UFOs and Spirituality- Part 3
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UFOs and Spirituality- Part 3

it's not about us against them here on this planet and we need to just kind of get rid of that but something's got to move us into that that energetic I know you know here I'm singing to the choir but as we look at what's going on around …

The Role of Missionaries in The Colonization of Africans
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The Role of Missionaries in The Colonization of Africans

the world of missionaries and the colonisation of Africa missionaries especially from Portugal France Britain and Germany went to Africa under the premise of converting the locals to Christianity however in doing so they actually aided in the colonization of Africans in many cases Christian conversion but more like European …