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Uneasy in Babylon: Southern Baptist Conservative and American Culture (Religion & American Culture) epub

by Barry Hankins


Uneasy in Babylon: Southern Baptist Conservative and American Culture (Religion & American Culture) epub

ISBN: 0817311424

ISBN13: 978-0817311421

Author: Barry Hankins

Category: Other

Subcategory: Humanities

Language: English

Publisher: University Alabama Press; First edition (April 24, 2002)

Pages: 344 pages

ePUB book: 1627 kb

FB2 book: 1151 kb

Rating: 4.5

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The subtitle, "Southern Baptist Conservatives and American Culture," points to the overall interpretive framework .

The subtitle, "Southern Baptist Conservatives and American Culture," points to the overall interpretive framework: namely, that many Southerners reacted to the loss of political freedom after the civil war and the loss of traditional southern culture in the 20th century by becoming "culture warriors. Uneasy in Babylon leaves the reader with more questions than answers, and that's the way it should be. It tackles a big topic, provides a good introduction to the external facts, and leaves room both for more scholarship and for the reader to continue thinking about the issues it addressed.

Uneasy in Babylon book. Uneasy in Babylon is based on extensive interviews with the most important Southern Baptist conservatives who have assumed control of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC). Known to many Americans from their appearances on national TV talk shows, such as Larry. The first book-length interpretation of the new conservative leaders of America's largest Protestant denomination.

In that book Spain showed how Southern Baptists were comfortable in a culture they had largely built

In that book Spain showed how Southern Baptists were comfortable in a culture they had largely built. This did not necessarily mean that Southern Baptists had succeeded in making the South distinctly Christian, let alone Baptist, just that they had come to identify with southern culture and feel comfortable in their role of supporting and perpetuating its norms and mores

Religion and American Culture.

Religion and American Culture. -Douglas Carl Abrams, Georgia Historical Quarterly, "This richly detailed and closely narrated work is a fascinating study of key figures in the bitter struggle from 1979 to the 1990s for control of the. nation's largest Protestant denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention. a unique work and essential reading for those interested in contemporary 'culture wars.

Uneasy in Babylon: Southern Baptist Conservatives and American Culture. Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism: A Documentary Reader. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press, 2002. God's Rascal: J. Frank Norris and the Beginnings of Southern Fundamentalism. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1996. Books in Progress: Religion and the Reagan Revolution. New York: New. York University Press, 2008. Barry Hankins and Donald Schmeltekopf, eds. The Baylor Project: Can a Protestant University.

Barry Hankins (2002). Uneasy in Babylon: Southern Baptist conservatives and American culture. Southern civil religions in conflict: civil rights and the culture wars. Mercer University Press. p. 102. ISBN 0-86554-785-8. University of Alabama Press. 241. ISBN 978-0-8173-1142-1.

Uneasy in Babylon is based on extensive interviews with the most important Southern . Religion & American Culture.

Uneasy in Babylon is based on extensive interviews with the most important Southern Baptist conservatives who have assumed control of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC). Known to many Americans from their appearances on national TV talk shows, such as Larry King Live and Fox News, they advocate a return to traditional values throughout the country. Hankins shows how differing cultural perceptions help explain the great chasm that developed between fundamentalists in the SBC and the moderates who preceded them as leaders of the denomination.

While a conservative Southern Baptist might want to find much in Uneasy in Babylon difficult to swallow, Hankins ultimately convinces due to his outstanding scholarship.

Barry Hankins, Uneasy in Babylon: Southern Baptist Conservatives and American Culture. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2002. While a conservative Southern Baptist might want to find much in Uneasy in Babylon difficult to swallow, Hankins ultimately convinces due to his outstanding scholarship.

Uneasy in Babylon: Southern Baptist Conservative and American Culture (Religion & American Culture). New Religious Movements and Religious Liberty in America. Derek H. Davis, Barry Hankins. 7 Mb. American Evangelicals: A Contemporary History of A Mainstream Religious Movement (Critiical Issues in History). 3 Mb. American Evangelicals: A Contemporary History of A Mainstream Religious Movement (Critical Issues in History). 803 Kb. Frank Norris & the beginnings of Southern fundamentalism.

The first book-length interpretation of the new conservative leaders of America's largest Protestant denomination.

Uneasy in Babylon is based on extensive interviews with the most important Southern Baptist conservatives who have assumed control of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC). Known to many Americans from their appearances on national TV talk shows, such as Larry King Live and Fox News, they advocate a return to traditional values throughout the country. Hankins shows how differing cultural perceptions help explain the great chasm that developed between fundamentalists in the SBC and the moderates who preceded them as leaders of the denomination.