BA Pacific Lutheran University
PhD University of Toronto
JD Thomas M. Cooley Law School
Christopher Buck (PhD, JD) is an attorney and an independent scholar who has written several books, including: God & Apple Pie (2015), with an introduction by J. Gordon Melton (Distinguished Professor of American Religious History, Baylor University); Religious Myths and Visions of America (2009, “an original contribution to American studies,” Journal of American History, June 2011); Alain Locke: Faith and Philosophy (2005); Paradise and Paradigm (1999); Symbol and Secret (1995/2004); Religious Celebrations (co-author, 2011); and chapters in such books as: The Bahá’í Faith and African American History: Creating Racial and Religious Diversity (2018); Studies in Bahá’i Philosophy: Selected Articles (2018); The Blackwell Companion to the Qur’an (2017 & 2006); American Writers (2017, 2015, 2010 & 2004); British Writers (2017 & 2014); Handbook of Religion: A Christian Engagement with Traditions, Teachings, and Practices (2014); ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Journey West: The Course of Human Solidarity (2013); The Islamic World (2008).
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