Thursday, June 26, 2008

Book Review: The Outrageous Idea of Academic Faithfulness

The following book has been reviewed by David Wenkel. You can read this review at

Opitz, Donald, and Derek Melleby. The Outrageous Idea of Academic Faithfulness: A Guide for Students. Grand Rapids: Brazos Press, 2007. 144 pp. Softcover. $13.99.

(Review copy courtesy of Baker Publishing Group.)

Purchase: Brazos Press | CBD | Amazon

ISBNs: 1587432102 / 9781587432101

Excerpt: Table of Contents, Introduction and Chapter 1

Derek Melleby (M.A., Geneva College) is the director of the College Transition Initiative for the Center for Parent/Youth Understanding in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, through a unique partnership with the Coalition for Christian Outreach.

Donald Opitz (Ph.D., Boston University) is associate professor of sociology and higher education at Geneva College in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania. He is the author of numerous articles and has worked as a pastor and a campus minister.

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