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March 9, 2020
“An Interview with Dr. Jeff Levin” in Public Health, Religion, and Spirituality Bulletin
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November 18, 2019
ISR Welcomes Dr. George Yancey as Director of ISR’s Program on Christianity and Community Studies and Professor of Sociology

WACO, Texas (November 11th, 2019) – After nearly two decades at the University of North Texas, George Yancey, Ph.D., has joined the Baylor University faculty this semester. Yancey will have a joint appointment between the Institute for Studies of Religion (ISR) at Baylor, and also will be a full professor in Baylor’s Department of Sociology. Yancey’s current research […]

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October 30, 2019
“‘American Demagogue’ Review: Preaching Revolution” by Thomas Kidd, The Wall Street Journal
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September 5, 2019
“Belief, Behavior, and Belonging: How Faith is Indispensable in Preventing and Recovering from Substance Abuse” – Journal of Religion and Health
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August 26, 2019
“Screens Are Changing the Way We Read Scripture” by Karen Swallow Prior – Christianity Today
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July 30, 2019
“Rethinking a Nation: The United States in the 21st Century” by Philip Jenkins
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July 25, 2019
Steven Waldman has something new to say about religious freedom in the US by Paul Marshall – The Christian Century

https://www.christiancentury.org/review/books/steven-waldman-has-something-new-say-about-religious-freedom-us

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July 22, 2019
George Yancey wins 2019 Charles J. Miller Christian Scholar’s Award – Christian Scholar’s Review
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July 17, 2019
Baylor professor publishes new history textbook – Central Texas Living

https://www.kxxv.com/news/central-texas-living/baylor-professor-publishes-new-history-textbook

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July 8, 2019
Baylor historian pens faith-friendly American history textbook – Waco Tribune-Herald

https://www.wacotrib.com/news/higher_education/baylor-historian-pens-faith-friendly-american-history-textbook/article_2c5b1191-7bae-5d0a-b89e-81b1f201ec7c.html

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