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David D Hall

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Name  David Hall

Role  Historian
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Education  Yale University (1964), Harvard University
Awards  Guggenheim Fellowship for Humanities, US & Canada
Books  Worlds of wonder - days of ju, Witch‑Hunting in Seventee, The Antinomian Controver, Cultures of print, The faithful shepherd
Similar People  Carl Kaestle, Joan Shelley Rubin, Stephen Nissenbaum, Michael Schudson, David Nord

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David D. Hall is an American historian, and was Bartlett Professor of New England Church History, at Harvard Divinity School.


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He graduated from Harvard University, and from Yale University with a Ph.D. He is well known for introducing Lived religion to religious studies scholarship in the United States, most notably at Harvard Divinity School.


  • 1991 Merle Curti Award
  • Works

  • The Faithful Shepherd: A History of the New England Ministry in the Seventeenth Century, Omohundro Institute, 1972 (Harvard Divinity School, 2006, ISBN 978-0-674-01959-1)
  • Hall, David D. (1989). Worlds of Wonder, Days of Judgment: Popular Religious Belief in Early New England. Knopf. ISBN 978-0-394-50108-6.  (Harvard University Press, 1990, ISBN 978-0-674-96216-3)
  • Puritans in the New World: A Critical Anthology. Princeton University Press. 2004. ISBN 978-0-691-11409-5. 
  • Hall, David D. (2008). Ways of writing: the practice and politics of text-making in seventeenth-century New England. University of Pennsylvania Press. ISBN 978-0-8122-4102-0. 
  • Editor

  • Hall, David D. (1990). The Antinomian Controversy of 1636-1638: A Documentary History. Duke University Press. ISBN 978-0-8223-1091-4. 
  • David D. Hall, ed. (1997). Lived Religion in America. Princeton University Press. 
  • David D. Hall, ed. (1999). Witch-Hunting in Seventeenth-Century New England: A Documentary History, 1638-1693. Northeastern University Press. ISBN 978-0-8223-3613-6.  (reprint Duke University Press, 2005, ISBN 978-0-8223-3613-6)
  • Hugh Amory, David D. Hall, eds. (2000). The Colonial Book in the Atlantic World. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-0-521-48256-1. CS1 maint: Uses editors parameter (link)
  • Criticism

  • "Review: Toleration", William & Mary Quarterly, April 2009
  • References

    David D. Hall Wikipedia

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