Christian fundamentalism in America : a cultural history (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Christian fundamentalism in America : a cultural history Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Christian fundamentalism in America : a cultural history

Author: David S New
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"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. It is history with a human touch, emphasizing personalities from Jonathan Edwards and William Jennings Bryan to David Koresh and Jim Jones"--Provided by publisher.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Church history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David S New
ISBN: 9780786470587 0786470585
OCLC Number: 770876315
Description: v, 259 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: "As a city upon a hill" --
Great awakening --
Bonfire of the vanities --
American millennium --
Democratic evangelism --
Great disappointment --
Threat from abroad --
Birth of liberalism --
True church --
Made in the USA --
Fundamentalists --
Showdown in Dayton --
Conservatives resurgent --
Hidden culture --
Seventh angel --
False prophets --
True believers --
Book of sevens --
Millennium: hope for the future?
Responsibility: David S. New.
More information:

Abstract:

Examines the history of conservative American Christianity as it interacts with liberal beliefs. This balanced account favours neither conservative nor liberal. It is history with a human touch,  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (8)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.