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Faithful History: Essays on Writing Mormon…

Faithful History: Essays on Writing Mormon History (Essays on Mormonism… (1992)

by George D. Smith (Editor)

Other authors: Leonard J. Arrington (Contributor), Edward H. Ashment (Contributor), David Earl Bohn (Contributor), Richard L. Bushman (Contributor), Paul M. Edwards (Contributor)13 more, Robert B. Flanders (Contributor), Lawrence Foster (Contributor), Edwin S. Gaustad (Contributor), Julie Easton (Cover designer), Neal W. Kramer (Contributor), Martin E. Marty (Contributor), C. Robert Mesle (Contributor), Louis Midgley (Contributor), D. Michael Quinn (Contributor), Kent E. Robson (Contributor), Richard Sherlock (Contributor), Melvin T. Smith (Contributor), Malcolm R. Thorp (Contributor)

Series: Essays on Mormonism (5)

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Smith, George D.Editorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Arrington, Leonard J.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ashment, Edward H.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bohn, David EarlContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bushman, Richard L.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Edwards, Paul M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Flanders, Robert B.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Foster, LawrenceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gaustad, Edwin S.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Julie EastonCover designersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kramer, Neal W.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Marty, Martin E.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mesle, C. RobertContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Midgley, LouisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Quinn, D. MichaelContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Robson, Kent E.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sherlock, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Smith, Melvin T.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Thorp, Malcolm R.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Editor’s Introduction

1. Faithful History / Richard L. Bushman
2. The Irony of Mormon History / Paul M. Edwards
3. Some Reflections on the New Mormon History / Robert B. Flanders
4. The Gospel Beyond Time: Thoughts on the Relation of Faith and Historical Knowledge / Richard Sherlock
5. History and Theology: The Mormon Connection / Edwin S. Gaustad
6. On Being a Mormon Historian (and its Aftermath) / D. Michael Quinn
7. New Perspectives on the Mormon Past: Reflections of a Non-Mormon Historian / Lawrence Foster
8. History, Faith, and Myth / C. Robert Mesle
9. Looking for God in History / Neal W. Kramer
10. Faithful History/Secular Religion / Melvin T. Smith
11. Objectivity and History / Kent E. Robson
12. Two Integrities: An Address to the Crisis in Mormon Historiography / Martin E. Marty
13. The Acids of Modernity and the Crisis in Mormon Historiography / Louis Midgely
14. Unfounded Claims and Impossible Expectations: A Critique of New Mormon History / David Earl Bohn
15. Some Reflections on New Mormon History and the Possibilities of a "New" Traditional History / Malcolm R. Thorp
16. Historiography of the Canon / Edward H. Ashment

Epilogue: Myth, Symbol, and Truth / Leonard J. Arrington
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