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Author Marsden, George M., 1939-

Title Understanding fundamentalism and evangelicalism / George M. Marsden
Published Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans, [1991]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  277.3082 Mar/Ufa  AVAILABLE
Description x, 208 pages ; 22 cm
Contents The Protestant crisis and the rise of fundamentalism, 1870 - 1930 -- Evangelicalism since 1930: unity and diversity -- Evangelical politics: an American tradition -- Preachers of paradox: fundamentalist politics in historical perspective -- The evangelical love affier with Enlightenment science-- Why creation science? -- Understanding J. Gresham Machen
Summary A balanced overview and narrative survey of American fundamentalism and Evangelicalism, as well as an interpretive analysis of several important themes. PB, 208 pages, suitable as a supplemental text for colleges, seminaries, or church study
Analysis Evangelicalism United States History
Fundamentalism History
Machen, J. Gresham (John Gresham) 1881-1937
Notes Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Online resource; title from HTML home page (EBSCO, viewed November 1, 2013)
Subject Machen, J. Gresham (John Gresham), 1881-1937.
Evangelicalism -- History.
Evangelicalism -- United States -- History.
Fundamentalism -- United States -- History.
Fundamentalism -- History.
LC no. 90022212
ISBN 0802805396