Mapping the End Times: American Evangelical Geopolitics and by Jason Dittmer,Tristan Sturm

By Jason Dittmer,Tristan Sturm

Over the final quarter-century, evangelicalism has develop into a massive social and political strength in glossy the US. the following, new voices within the box are introduced including major students similar to William E. Connolly, Michael Barkun, Simon Dalby, and Paul Boyer to supply a well timed exam of the spatial dimensions of the stream, supplying valuable and compelling insights at the intersection among politics and religion.

This complete learn discusses evangelicalism in its assorted kinds, from the moderates to the would-be theocrats who, in anticipation of the Rapture, search to impose their interpretations of the Bible upon American international coverage. the result's a different appraisal of the move and its geopolitical visions, and the broader influence of those on the United States and the area at large.

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