The Instructed Conscience
The Shaping of the American National Ethic
Published by: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
224 pages, 0.00 x 0.00 x 0.00
- ISBN: 9781512804546
- Published: November 2016
This book is a volume in the Penn Press Anniversary Collection. To mark its 125th anniversary in 2015, the University of Pennsylvania Press rereleased more than 1,100 titles from Penn Press's distinguished backlist from 1899-1999 that had fallen out of print. Spanning an entire century, the Anniversary Collection offers peer-reviewed scholarship in a wide range of subject areas.
"These texts . . . present us with the official ethic of nineteenth-century America, and acquaint us with a system of values that is not without influence even in our own day."—Theology Digest