An Island in the Lake of Fire: Bob Jones University, Fundamentalism, and the Separatist Movement

An Island in the Lake of Fire: Bob Jones University, Fundamentalism, and the Separatist Movement

by Mark Dalhouse

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780820340968
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
Publication date: 02/28/2012
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 12.90(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

MARK TAYLOR DALHOUSE is an assistant professor at Truman State University (formerly named Northeast Missouri State University).

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Introduction: The Bob Joneses?Family and Fundamentalism in Greenville 1

Chapter 1 The Patriarch and the Foundation 21

Chapter 2 Separatism Unleashed 52

Chapter 3 The Separatist Path 88

Chapter 4 The World's Most Unusual University 117

Chapter 5 Rapprochement 148

Notes 165

Bibliography 193

Index 209

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