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The Fundamentalist MindsetPsychological Perspectives on Religion, Violence, and History$
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Charles B. Strozier, David M. Terman, James W. Jones, and Katherine A. Boyd

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780195379655

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195379655.001.0001

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The Unsettling of the Fundamentalist Mindset

The Unsettling of the Fundamentalist Mindset

Shifts in Apocalyptic Belief in Contemporary Conservative Christianity

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(p.120) 11 The Unsettling of the Fundamentalist Mindset
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The Fundamentalist Mindset
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Lee Quinby

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195379655.003.0011

This chapter explores shifts within contemporary apocalypticism to gauge a sense of their effects on American fundamentalism and evangelicalism in the 21st century. The first part of the chapter describes the old apocalyptic way of thinking, particularly in light of its gender and sexual premises, and the psychological strife it creates. The second part looks at gradual shifts in the patriarchal legacy that reflect the impact of social justice movements and social change generally. The third part considers the ramifications of current, rapid-fire modifications in American apocalypticism due to the propulsions of media- and commodity-influenced portrayals.

Keywords:   American fundamentalism, fundamentalist mindset, Christianity, apocalypticism, evangelicalism

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