The Dallas Morning News, Oct. 24, 2010 (review of Jesus and Gin: Evangelicalism, the Roaring Twenties and Today's Culture Wars by Dr. Barry Hankins, professor of history, College of Arts & Sciences at Baylor) Judging from its garish, jazz-age cover, this book should be a rip-roaring read, a whiskey-soaked romp through the days of wine, women and song. It is, in fact, an absorbing read, but also a sober chronicle of the Roaring '20s.
History News Network, October 21, 2010(transcript of a live chat with Baylor history professor Thomas Kidd, author of God of Liberty: A Religious History of the American Revolution) Thomas S. Kidd teaches history and is Senior Fellow at the Institute for Studies of Religion at Baylor University. This real-time Q&A with Thomas S. Kidd took place between 3:00 and 4:00 p.m. Eastern on October 13, 2010 on HNN's Ning Network.
(Article about the findings of a recent Pew survey on Americans' religious knowledge by Dr. Thomas S. Kidd, associate history professor at Baylor and Senior Fellow at Baylor's Institute for Studies of Religion, and the author of God of Liberty: A Religious History of the American Revolution) If the recently-released Pew Forum Religious Knowledge Survey is any indication, Americans are in trouble in both religion and education.
(Baylor history professor Thomas Kidd's new book " GOD OF LIBERTY: A RELIGIOUS HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION" is reviewed.) Baylor University history professor Thomas S. Kidd attempts too much with this thought-provoking, meticulously researched book.