Why College Matters to God:
An Introduction to the Christian College, Revised Edition

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Rick Ostrander

ISBN 978-0-89112-323-1

128 ppg

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A brief introduction to the unique purpose and nature of a Christian college education for students, their parents, teachers, and others.

A brief, readable introduction to the unique purpose and value of a Christian college education. The new edition expands the discussion of Christian worldview beyond intellectual analysis to include actions and attitudes. Sections on the Christian mind, redemption, and cultural engagement have been revised to incorporate the recent insights of Christian thinkers such as Andy Crouch, James Davison Hunter, Gabe Lyons, Mark Noll, and James K. A. Smith.

About the Author

RICK OSTRANDER was recently named Vice President for Academic Affairs & Professional Programs at the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU). He has previously served as provost at Cornerstone University, Grand Rapids, Michigan and Academic Dean at John Brown University, Siloam Springs, Arkansas, where he oversaw the First-Year Seminar and the University Core Curriculum. He holds a PhD in American History from the University of Notre Dame.