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Fundamentalism in America

millennialism, identity, and militant religion

by Philip H. Melling

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Fundamentalism -- United States.,
    • Religious fundamentalism -- United States.,
    • Christianity and culture -- United States.,
    • Religion in literature.,
    • United States -- Church history.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [196]-208) and index.

      StatementPhilip Melling.
      SeriesTendencies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBT82.2 .M55 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 223 p. ;
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4009108M
      ISBN 100748609784, 0748609776
      LC Control Number2001369171
      OCLC/WorldCa42213187

        Fundamentalism has a very specific meaning in the history of American Christianity, as the name taken by a coalition of mostly white, mostly northern Protestants who, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, united in opposition to theological liberalism. Though the movement lost the public spotlight after the s, it remained robust, building a network of separate churches, denominations. "A work of both intellect and emotion, Antifundamentalism in Modern America transcends traditional scholarship. It is a timely and provocative book that deserves wide Harrington Watt questions taken-for-granted assumptions about fundamentalism, probing to understand the meaning, uses, and political work that surround this familiar term.

        The recent resurgence of Christian fundamentalism is significant for the future of America as a nation "under God." This book examines the history of conservative American Christianity as it interacts with liberal beliefs. With the Enlightenment, the Puritan sense of mission faded, but was rekindled with the Great Awakening.   Protestant fundamentalism is still very much alive. And, as Susan Trollinger and I discuss in our book, it has [ ] Fundamentalism turns — a landmark for America’s Christian Right.

      Publicly humiliated by the Scopes 'monkey trial', fundamentalism in America seemed extinct by the end of the s, and appeared invisible to the mainstream until the popular revivals of the s and s led by evangelists such as Billy Graham. In this groundbreaking book, Joel A. Carpenter illuminates these hidden years of the fundamentalist movement's career, and in the process provides. Get this from a library! Christian fundamentalism in America: a cultural history. [David S New] -- "This book examines the history of conservative American Christianity as it interacts with liberal beliefs. With the Enlightenment, the Puritan sense of mission faded, but was rekindled with the.


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Fundamentalism in America by Philip H. Melling Download PDF EPUB FB2

A History of Fundamentalism in America was specifically listed as one of the few examples of rigorous history done within the fundamentalist movement. It is seen as somewhat unique in histories and analyses of fundamentalism, in that it is one of the few "insider accounts."/5(9).

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According to at least one standard reference work (Cambridge Dictionary of Christian Theology), Fundamentalism is the reaction against early 20th century /5(4). A History Of Fundamentalism In America book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

A history of the religious movement within Am /5. The recent resurgence of Christian fundamentalism is significant for the future of America as a nation “under God.” This book examines the history of conservative American Christianity as it interacts with liberal beliefs.

With the Enlightenment, the Puritan sense of mission faded, but was rekindled with the Great Awakening. A great book on the foundations of Protestant Fundamentalism from a sympathetic Fundamentalism in America book critical writer who has been close to its centre (see the series of letters written between Mark Noll, George Marsden, and Francis Schaeffer on the topic of whether or not America was a /5.

The final edition of his book, A History of Fundamentalism in America contains a large portion of the original scholarly work that the author wrote, the first historical reference book on the movement, and nine chapters of observations concerning the three decades since that publication.

The volume represents the final research and writing. Fundamentalism and American Culture has long been considered a classic in religious history, and to this day remains unsurpassed.

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Books shelved as fundamentalism: Under the Banner of Heaven by Jon Krakauer, The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid, The Battle for God: A History. This important book challenges the idea that religious fundamentalism can adequately be understood as a paranoid, xenophobic faith.

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This important book challenges the idea that religious fundamentalism can adequately be understood as a paranoid, xenophobic faith. It demonstrates instead how it draws upon a long tradition of evangelical and millennialist scripture in its engagement with issues at the spiritual and ethical core of postmodernity in America.

Christian fundamentalism began in the late 19th and early 20th centuries among British and American Protestants as a reaction to theological liberalism and cultural entalists argued that 19th-century modernist theologians had misinterpreted or rejected certain doctrines, especially biblical inerrancy, which they considered the fundamentals of the Christian faith.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Fundamentalism in America (America in the 20th Century Series).5/5(1). George W. Dollar (–) was a prominent preacher, teacher and author in Independent Fundamental Baptist circles.

He is most famous as of co-founder of the Southwide Baptist Fellowship, author of 3 books including A History of Fundamentalism in America and a.

Christian fundamentalism, movement in American Protestantism that arose in the late 19th century in reaction to theological modernism, which aimed to revise traditional Christian beliefs to accommodate new developments in the natural and social sciences, especially the theory of biological keeping with traditional Christian doctrines concerning biblical interpretation, the mission.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Fundamentalism and American Culture: Edition 2. Books shelved as religious-fundamentalism: Islamophobia: Thought Crime of the Totalitarian Future by David Horowitz, Letter to a Christian Nation by Sam.

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and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Fundamentalism and American Culture has long been considered a classic in religious history, and to this day remains unsurpassed. Now available in a new edition, this highly regarded analysis takes us through the full history of the origin and direction of one of America.Fundamentalism often seems to be about “family values” and restoring women to their “proper place”–not just in America, but wherever the corrosive effects of secular modernity are felt.

The purpose of this book is to examine the connection between fundamentalism and gender.In A History of Fundamentalism in America was published. Many events and changes have taken place since that time. It is clear that an update is needed in the way of a revision or a supplement in order to give some coverage to those men and movements within and without Fundamentalism which have had significant bearing on that American phenomenon which has taken a consistent stand on the Pages: