Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism

Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism

by George Marsden
     
 

ISBN-10: 0802805396

ISBN-13: 9780802805393

Pub. Date: 12/26/1990

Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company

In this historical overview of American fundamentalism and evangelicalism, Marsden provides an introduction to the growing religious movements and a deeper analysis of two themes that have been especially prominent and controversial in these traditions: views of science and views of politics.  See more details below

Overview

In this historical overview of American fundamentalism and evangelicalism, Marsden provides an introduction to the growing religious movements and a deeper analysis of two themes that have been especially prominent and controversial in these traditions: views of science and views of politics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802805393
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
12/26/1990
Edition description:
Reprinted
Pages:
218
Sales rank:
1,073,996
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Defining Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism

    PART ONE: HISTORICAL OVERVIEW

  1. The Protestant Crisis and the Rise of Fundamentalism, 1870-1930
  2. Evangelicalism since 1930: Unity and Diversity
  3. PART TWO: INTERPRETATIONS

  4. Evangelical Politics: An American Tradition
  5. Preachers of Paradox: Fundamentalist Politics in Historical Perspective
  6. The Evangelical Love Affair with Enlightenment Science
  7. Why Creation Science?
  8. Understanding J. Gresham Machen

Index

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