Boundaries of faith: geographical perspectives on religious fundamentalism

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Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2000 - Religion - 249 pages
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Boundaries of Faith explores religious fundamentalism as a social and cultural phenomenon, one whose influence has spread dramatically in recent decades. Indeed, religious fundamentalism has become a significant force in the cultural dynamics of contemporary societies around the world. This clear and balanced text focuses on the regional factors that encourage the development of fundamentalist movements and on the local and international consequences of the rise of such movements.

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Introduction
1
Fundamentalist Hearths
23
Global Variations in Contemporary Fundamentalism
85
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\Roger W. Stump is associate professor, Department of Geography and Planning, University at Albany, SUNY.

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