Editors Note: This book review was first published as the Featured Review in the Summer edition of Concordia Journal, 2021, Vol 47, No. 3, pp. 71-73. THE WEIRDEST PEOPLE IN THE WORLD: How the West Became Psychologically Peculiar and Particularly Prosperous. By Joseph Henrich. Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2020. 704 pages. Hardcover. $35.00. Harvard professor Joseph Henrich’s book ..
David Loy reviews THE AMERICANIZATION PROCESS AND THE SECOND GENERATION: The German Lutheran Matthias Loy (1828-1915) Caught Between Adaptation and Repristinization. By C. George Fry and Joel R. Kurz. Studies in Religious Leadership, vol. 2. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen Press, 2005. 367 pages. Cloth. $119.95