Books & Culture Vol. 21 No. 5 September/October 2015

8 Among the Hagarenes ENVISIONING ISLAM: SYRIAG CHRISTIANS AND THE EARLY MUSLIM WORLD by Michael Philip Penn
WHEN CHRISTIANS FIRST MET MUSLIMS: A SOURCE BOOK OF THE EARLIEST SYRIAG WRITINGS ON ISLAM by Michael Philip Penn
Philip Jenkins

Mayfair Muslims LOYAL ENEMIES: BRITISH CONVERTS TO ISLAM, 1850-1950 by Jamie Gilham
Timothy Larsen

10 The Yeast of the Pharisees RUNAWAY RADICAL: A YOUNG MAN’S RECKLESS JOURNEY TO SAVE THE WORLD by Amy Hollingsworth and Jonathan Hollingsworth
D. L. Mayfield

12 The Perils and Power of Charity HAVING PEOPLE, HAVING HEART: CHARITY, SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, AND PROBLEMS OF DEPENDENCE IN CENTRAL UGANDA by China Scherz
Naomi Haynes

13 Coming of Age as an MK RUNNING TO THE FIRE: AN AMERICAN MISSIONARY COMES OF AGE IN REVOLUTIONARY ETHIOPIA by Tim Bascom
Amy Peterson

15 Morals Legislation, Revisited THE EVANGELICAL ORIGINS OF THE LIVING CONSTITUTION by John W. Compton
David Skeel

16 Enlarging the Imagination
Todd C. Ream
A conversation with Shirley Mullen.

18 All Called, Some Predestined THE ELECTION OF GRACE: A RIDDLE WITHOUT A RESOLUTION? by Stephen N. Williams
Nicholas Wolterstorff
19 Scientific or Sciencey? ABOMINABLE SCIENCE! ORIGINS OF THE YETI, NESSIE, AND OTHER FAMOUS CRYPTIDS by Daniel Loxton and Donald R. Prothero
Robert Bishop

21 A World Without Shadows TO EXPLAIN THE WORLD: THE DISCOVERY OF MODERN SCIENCE by Steven Weinberg
Susan Wise Bauer

22 O Canada
Mark Noll

24 Hearts Strangely Warmed RECLAIMING PIETISM: RETRIEVING AN EVANGELICAL TRADITION by Roger E. Olson and Christian T. Collins Winn
Christopher Gehrz

26 A Modern “Old-Time Religion” GUARANTEED PURE: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE, BUSINESS, AND THE MAKING OF MODERN EVANGELICALISM by Timothy E. W. Gloege
John Schmalzbauer

27 “The Dregs of Christendom” BAPTISTS IN AMERICA: A HISTORY by Thomas S. Kidd and Barry Hankins
David Bebbington

28 Here, Mr. Hoerth
Paul J. Willis

29 The Consecrated Heretic, Down Under NEW SELECTED POEMS by Les Murray
Alan Jacobs

31 The Poet, the Scholar, and God THE OCEAN, THE BIRD, AND THE SCHOLAR: ESSAYS ON POETS AND POETRY by I-Ielen Vendler
Helen Andrews

32 Why I Read Poetry
Lauren F. Winner

34 “Don’t Take Jesters into Outer Space” MAP: COLLECTED AND LAST POEMS by Wislawa S:zymborska
Hannah Faith Notess

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