American Catholic Dilemma: An Inquiry into the Intellectual Life.

By: O'Dea, Thomas F.

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xv - 173 pp. Rose red cloth with black lettering on the spine. Five page introduction by Gustave Weigel SJ. O'Dea was the Associate Professor of Sociology at Fordham University at the time of writing. From the dust jacket: "Professor O'Dea forthrightly sides with those who feel that there are still serious shortcomings in the American Catholic approach to the intellectual life, and that these shortcomings must be realistically examined". Previous owner's name on the front free end paper, otherwise clean and tight with minor shelf wear to the spine tips. The dust jacket is mildly worn on the edges, has a closed tear of 4 cm in the bottom of the back panel and the spine is faded.

Title: American Catholic Dilemma: An Inquiry into the Intellectual Life.

Author Name: O'Dea, Thomas F.

Categories: Catholic - Social Issues,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York., Sheed and Ward.: 1958

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 26411

Keywords: Catholic; Sociology; Religion; Gustave Weigel; Culture; Society; Reason; Faith; Clergy; Laity; Secularism;