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Religions and the promise of the twentieth century

Religions and the promise of the twentieth century

readings in the history of mankind

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religions,
  • Theology -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited for the International Commission for a History of the Scientific and Cultural Development of Mankind, by Guy S. Métraux and François Crouzet.
    SeriesA Mentor book. Readings in the history of mankind, Readings in the history of mankind
    ContributionsMétraux, Guy S., Crouzet, François, 1922-, International Commission for a history of the Scientific and Cultural Development of Mankind.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL80.2 C3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination277 p. --
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14389824M

    Religious Trends in Twentieth-Century America 1Thomas C. Reeves, The Empty Church (New York: Free Press, ) 2Membership figures for mainline and evangelical churches (below) are taken from Christianity Today,11 August , The emerging shape of the post Cold War world provides evidence that rather than diminishing, the profound intersection of political ideology and religious forms of .

    Throughout the 20th century, the Utah-based faith worked to maintain a balance between what Bushman called “the church’s serial magnetic attraction to two opposing forces: the need to . Although much has been written about the vigorous debates over science and religion in the Victorian era, little attention has been paid to their continuing importance in early twentieth-century Britain. Reconciling Science and Religion provides a comprehensive survey of the interplay between British science and religion from the late nineteenth century to World War .

    “Since its origins in the nineteenth century, the academic study of religion has mostly operated independently of the world of religious adherents. This changed in the late twentieth century, leaving scholars reeling from the intensity of the opprobrium to which their work was subjected. In this book, a part of the RELIGION IN AMERICAN LIFE series (John Butler and Harry S. Stout, general editors), the author discusses the massive cultural changes in 20th-century America and the effects such forces as industrialization, modernization, and secularization had on established religions as well as new ones being strengthened by.


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