Books and Culture Vol. 20 No. 6 September/October 2014

8     Inerrancy: A Cartesian Faux-Pas? Review by Russell W. Howell

BY GOOD AND NECESSARY CONSEQUENCE: A PRELIMINARY GENEALOGY OF BIBLICIST FOUNDATIONALISM by Carlos Bovell

8     “Responsible Remembrance” Reviews by Amy Brown Hughes

ANCIENT CHRISTIAN MARTYRDOM: DIVERSE PRACTICES, THEOLOGIES, AND TRADITIONS by Candida R. Moss

THE MYTH OF PERSECUTION: HOW EARLY CHRISTIANS INVENTED A STORY OF MARTYRDOM by Candida Moss

11     Foundation and Empire Review by Philip Jenkins

IN GOD’S PATH: THE ARAB CoNQUESTS AND THE CREATION OF AN ISLAMIC EMPIRE by Robert G. Hoyland

11 Treasure in Heaven John G. Stackhouse, Jr.

CHARITY: THE PLACE OF THE POOR IN THE BIBLICAL TRADITION by Gary A. Anderson

14     Theology as Prayer Review by Alan G. Padgett

GOD, SEXUALITY, AND THE SELF: AN EssAY ‘ON THE TRINITY’ by Sarah Coakley

16     Juicers, Cheaters, and Men Who Hate Hillary Review by Andrea Palpant Dilley

MEN: NOTES ON AN ONGOING INVESTIGATION by Laura Kipnis

17     Star-Mapping, Almsgiving, Back-Flips Review by Rachel Marie Stone

WHAT YOUR BODY KNOWS ABOUT GOD: HOW WE ARE DESIGNED TO CONNECT, SERVE AND THRIVE by Rob Moll

19    Doubting the Signature Review by Robert Bishop and Robert O’Connor

SIGNATURE IN THE CELL: DNA AND THE EVIDENCE FOR INTELLIGENT DESIGN by Stephen C. Meyer

DARWIN’S DOUBT: THE EXPLOSIVE ORIGIN oF ANIMAL LIFE AND THE CASE FOR INTELLIGENT DESIGN by Stephen C. Meyer

19     The Road Not Taken Review by P. C. Kemeny

PROCESS AND PROVIDENCE: THE EVOLUTION QUESTION AT PRINCETON, 1845-1929 by Bradley J. Gundlach

23     The Unguarded Gaze Review by Bruce Herman

THE ART AND THOUGHT OF JOHN LAFARGE: PICTURING AUTHENTICITY IN GILDED AGE AMERICA by Katie Kresser

24     Playing the Numbers Reviews by Karl-Dieter Crisman

IN PURSUIT OF THE UNKNOWN: 17 EQUATIONS THAT CHANGED THE WoRLD by Ian Stewart

THE UNIVERSE IN ZERO WORDS: THE STORY OF MATHEMATICS AS TOLD THROUGH EQUATIONS by Dana Mackenzie

25     Hillary Redux Reviews by Amy E. Black

HRC: STATE SECRETS AND THE REBIRTH OF HILLARY CLINTON by Jonathan Allen and Arnie Parnes

25     Big Brother Is Listening to You Review by David Lyon

THE NSA REPORT: SECURITY AND LIBERTY IN A CHANGING WORLD by The President’s Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies

NO PLACE TO HIDE: EDWARD SNOWDEN, THE NSA, AND THE U.S. SuRVEILLANCE STATE by Glenn Greenwald

28     Bigots Are Really Bigoted Review by Naomi Schaefer Riley

THE BIGOT: WHY PREJUDICE PERSISTS by Stephen Eric Bronner

29     Faith and Writing in Norway – A profile of Alf Kjetil Walgermo. Reviewed by Lisa Ann Cockrel

31     Suspicious Packages – GLITTER BOMB by Aaron Belz. Reviewed by Michael Robbins

32     Time Machine – Review by Jane Zwart

THE BONE CLOCKS by David Mitchell

33     Remembering Richard Brautigan – Review by Kirby Olson

JUBILEE HITCHHIKER: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF RICHARD BRAUTIGAN by William Hjortsberg

35     Revisiting Robert Hayden – Review by Brett Foster

COLLECTED POEMS: CENTENARY EDITION by Robert Hayden
Departments

6     Stranger in a Strange Land – Why Place Matters by Collin Hansen

16     Poem by Brett Foster

One Carries It Around Within

17     Poem by Aaron Belz

the man who was unnecessarily authoritarian with his coffee

30     Poems by Marly Youmans

The Mineral Night

A Child in the Likeness of God

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