Challenge of Postmodernism, The: An Evangelical Engagement


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Learn how to reach a new generation in a rapidly changing world with the unchanging gospel.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780801022746
  • Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 6/1/2001
  • Series: BridgePoint Books Series
  • Edition description: 2ND
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 218
  • Sales rank: 671,542
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.46 (d)

Meet the Author

David S. Dockery is president of Trinity International University in Deerfield, Illinois. He previously served as president of Union University. He is the author or editor of over ten books, including Biblical Interpretation Then and Now.
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Table of Contents

Preface 9
1. The Challenge of Postmodernism 11
2. The Death of Modernity and Postmodern Evangelical Spirituality 19
3. Postmodernism: The New Spectre? 34
4. The Integrity of the Evangelical Tradition and the Challenge of the Postmodern Paradigm 53
5. Star Trek and the Next Generation: Postmodernism and the Future of Evangelical Theology 75
6. Postholes, Postmodernism, and the Prophets: Toward a Textlinguistic Paradigm 90
7. The Bible in Stereo: New Opportunities for Biblical Interpretation in an A-Rational Age 106
8. Religious Pluralism in a Postmodern World 131
9. Is That All There Is? Moral Ambiguity in a Postmodern Pluralistic Culture 144
10. Theology in a Postmodern Culture: Implications of a Video-Dependent Society 158
11. Evangelism in a Postmodern World 169
12. So What Happens after Modernity? A Postmodern Agenda for Evangelical Theology 184
Resources for Further Study 199
Selected Name Index 209
Scripture Index 217
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