Jay P. Dolan
About the Author
Jay P. Dolan was on the faculty at the University for Notre Dame for thirty-three years. While at Notre Dame he founded the Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism in 1975 and was the director of the Center until 1993. As an American Catholic history specialist he published a number of books in the field including In Search of an American Catholicism: A History of Religion and Culture in Tension and The American Catholic Experience: A History from Colonial Times to the Present.