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Philip Jenkins is Distinguished Professor of History and Religious Studies at Pennsylvania State University. He has published widely on contemporary religious themes, including New Age and esoteric movements, and is the author of Dream Catchers: How Mainstream America Discovered Native Spirituality
, Mystics and Messiahs: Cults and New Religions in American History, and the highly acclaimed The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
United States -- History -- 1969-
United States -- History -- 1961-1969.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-
Social problems -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Culture conflict -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Conservatism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.