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In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed the Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.  M. Gerald Bradford serves as the executive director of the institute.  
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The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was established in 2001. Daniel Oswald served as the executive director from 2001-2003 and Noel B. Reynolds served from 2003 to 2006.  In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed ISPART the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.
  
 
==Variant names==
 
==Variant names==
  
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ISPART
  
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
  
Established: [[established in::date::2006]]
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Established: [[established in::date::2001]]
  
Abolished: [[abolished in::date::-]]
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Abolished: [[abolished in::date::2006]]
  
Location: [[location of::Provo, Utah]] ([[date::2006]]-[[date::-]])
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Location: [[location of::Provo, Utah]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
 
==Functions==
 
==Functions==
  
The Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship exists to describe and defend the Restoration through highest quality scholarship, provide critically edited, primary resources (ancient religious texts) to scholars and lay persons around the world, build bridges of understanding and goodwill to Muslim scholars by providing superior editions of primary texts, and provide an anchor of faith in a sea of LDS Studies.  
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The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts helped recover, preserve, study, and publish ancient documents. The institute was specifically interested in the Bible and its historical context, the manuscript sources of Eastern Christianity, and Book of Mormon scholarship.
  
 
==Assets and Administrative Structure==
 
==Assets and Administrative Structure==
  
The Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship is the administering body for the Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), the Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), the Research Technology Group (RTG), and BYU Studies. Each division functions under the direction of a director with the whole Institute functioning under the direction of an executive director. The executive director acts in the same capacity as a Dean of an academic department.  
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The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was the administering body for the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), and Research Technology Group. All divisions functioned under the direction of an executive director who acted in the same capacity as a Dean of an academic department.  
  
 
==Associated Units==
 
==Associated Units==
  
Superior unit: [[subordinate to::Brigham Young University]]
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Superior unit: [[subordinate to::Brigham Young University]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
Earlier unit: [[earlier unit::Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts]]
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Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts]]
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Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies]]
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Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Middle Eastern Texts Initiative]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Middle Eastern Texts Initiative]]
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Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts. Research Technology Group]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Research Technology Group]]
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Associated unit: [[associated with::Harold B. Lee Library. Library Information Systems Dept.]] ([[date::2004]])
  
Subordinate unit: [[superior to::BYU Studies]] ([[date::2006]]-[[date::-]])
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Later unit: [[later unit::Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship]] ([[date::2006]])
  
==Associated Archival Materials==
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==Sources==
  
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Brigham Young University, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 9,2010, from Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship website (The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was the administering body for the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), and Research Technology Group;In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed ISPART the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.)
  
==Sources==
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LDS Philanthropies, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from LDS Philanthropies website (The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts helped recover, preserve, study, and publish ancient documents. The institute was specifically interested in the Bible and its historical context, the manuscript sources of Eastern Christianity, and Book of Mormon scholarship.)
  
Brigham Young University, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 9,2010, from Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship website: http://maxwellinstitute.byu.edu/ (In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed the Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious ScholarshipM. Gerald Bradford serves as the executive director of the institute;The Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship exists to describe and defend the Restoration through highest quality scholarship, provide critically edited, primary resources (ancient religious texts) to scholars and lay persons around the world, build bridges of understanding and goodwill to Muslim scholars by providing superior editions of primary texts, and provide an anchor of faith in a sea of LDS Studies;The Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship is the administering body for the Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), the Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), the Research Technology Group (RTG), and BYU Studies. Each division functions under the direction of a director with the whole Institute functioning under the direction of an executive director. The executive director acts in the same capacity as a Dean of an academic department.)
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Brigham Young University, News Release. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from the BYU news website (ISPART was created in 2001.)
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Interview with Annette Samuelsen, Circulation Specialist for BYU Studies, 9 April 2010 (In 2006, BYU Studies became part of the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship with  M. Gerald Bradford functioning as Executive Director; The executive director acts in the same capacity as a Dean of an academic department.)
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Brigham Young University, News ReleaseRetrieved on April 12, 2010, from Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology news archive website (Daniel Oswald served as the executive director.)
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Brigham Young University, News Release.  Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from BYU news website (Noel B. Reynolds served as the executive director beginning in 2003)
  
 
==Maintenance Information==
 
==Maintenance Information==
  
Record ID: EAC-2010-00051
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Record ID: EAC-2010-00052
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LCCN: nr2003004093
  
 
Creator: CEP
 
Creator: CEP

Latest revision as of 14:20, 28 September 2012

The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was established in 2001. Daniel Oswald served as the executive director from 2001-2003 and Noel B. Reynolds served from 2003 to 2006. In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed ISPART the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.

Variant names

ISPART

Description

Established: 2001

Abolished: 2006

Location: Provo, Utah (2001-2006)

Functions

The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts helped recover, preserve, study, and publish ancient documents. The institute was specifically interested in the Bible and its historical context, the manuscript sources of Eastern Christianity, and Book of Mormon scholarship.

Assets and Administrative Structure

The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was the administering body for the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), and Research Technology Group. All divisions functioned under the direction of an executive director who acted in the same capacity as a Dean of an academic department.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University (2001-2006)

Subordinate unit: Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (2001-2006)

Subordinate unit: Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (2001-2006)

Subordinate unit: Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (2001-2006)

Subordinate unit: Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts. Research Technology Group (2001-2006)

Associated unit: Harold B. Lee Library. Library Information Systems Dept. (2004)

Later unit: Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship (2006)

Sources

Brigham Young University, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 9,2010, from Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship website (The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was the administering body for the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), and Research Technology Group;In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed ISPART the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.)

LDS Philanthropies, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from LDS Philanthropies website (The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts helped recover, preserve, study, and publish ancient documents. The institute was specifically interested in the Bible and its historical context, the manuscript sources of Eastern Christianity, and Book of Mormon scholarship.)

Brigham Young University, News Release. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from the BYU news website (ISPART was created in 2001.)

Brigham Young University, News Release. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology news archive website (Daniel Oswald served as the executive director.)

Brigham Young University, News Release. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from BYU news website (Noel B. Reynolds served as the executive director beginning in 2003)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2010-00052

LCCN: nr2003004093

Creator: CEP