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The Age of Evangelicalism: America's Born-Again Years

Steven P. Miller


Recent America was awash in a sea of evangelical talk. From the Jesus chic of the Seventies to the satanism scare of the Eighties, the culture wars of the Nineties, and the faith-based vogue of the early 2000s, born-again Christianity was seen and heard on many levels. This was a time of evangelical scares, born-again spectacles, and reconsiderations of the status of faith in politics and culture. The Age of Evangelicalism chronicles the place and meaning of born-again Christianity in the United States from the 1970s through the early twenty-first century. It pays special attention to the uses ... More

Keywords: evangelicalism, born-again, culture wars, satanism, faith-based, George W. Bush, Barack Obama, Moral Majority, People for the American Way

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780199777952
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2014 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199777952.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Steven P. Miller, author
Washington University in St. Louis

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