Secularism in nineteenth-century America: a history

This project brings to light a popular movement in nineteenth-century America which sought to separate Church and State. The project thus offers a crucial historical context to modern debates about the role of religion in public life and whether or not the United States is a Christian nation.

Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award

Timothy Verhoeven
History, School of Philosophical, International and Historical Studies
2012-2017