Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism (Google eBook)

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1991 - Religion - 208 pages
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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.
  

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Review: Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism

User Review  - Richard - Goodreads

Excellent analysis of the different "types" of individuals in the Christian world. Once I would have labelled myself a fundamentalist and evangelical, but the caricature and re-definition of terms have radically changed. It is probably time for a re-read. Read full review

Review: Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism

User Review  - Scott - Goodreads

Simply fantastic. A must read for understanding Christianity in America. Read full review

Contents

The Protestant Crisis and the Rise
9
Unity and Diversity
62
An American Tradition
85
Fundamentalist
98
The Evangelical Love Affair with
122
Why Creation Science?
153
Understanding J Gresham Machen
182
Index
202
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