Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism

Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism

by George Marsden
     
 

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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.

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:
401,887
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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