The Evangelicals : the struggle to shape America
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|Greenwood PL - Greenwood||277.308 FIT (Text)||36626103941043||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781439131336
- ISBN: 9781439131343
ix, 740 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
- Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (pages 641-710) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||The great awakenings and the Evangelical empire -- Evangelicals North and South -- Liberals and conservatives in the Post-Civil War North -- The fundamentalist-modernist conflict -- The separatists -- Billy Graham and modern evangelicalism -- Pentecostals and Southern Baptists -- Evangelicals in the 1960s -- The fundamentalist uprising in the South -- Jerry Falwell and the moral majority -- The political realignment of the South -- The thinkers of the Christian right -- Pat Robertson : politics and miracles -- The Christian coalition and the Republican Party -- The Christian right and George W. Bush -- The new Evangelicals -- The transformation of the Christian right.|
|Summary, etc.:||A dramatic history of the Evangelical movement in America traces the revivals of the 18th and 19th centuries that rendered evangelism a dominant religious force, describing the rise and fall of denominations and how they influenced American agendas ranging from civil rights and gender equality to climate change and immigration reform.|
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|Subject:||Evangelicalism United States History
Fundamentalism United States History
Christianity and politics United States History
United States Church history