Christian Smith: American Evangelicalism Embattled and Thriving



A unified theory I Agree with his conclusions. Istic environment This work also looks beyond evangelicalism to explore broadly the problems of traditional religious belief and practice in the modern world With its impressive empirical evidence innovative theory and substantive conclusions American Evangelicalism will provoke lively ebate over the state of religious practice in contemporary America.

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Even though others have said the same thing he. Evangelicalism is one of the strongest religious traditions in America today; 20 million Americans identify themselves with the evangelical movement Given the modern pluralistic world we live in why is evangelicalism so popular Based on a national telephone survey and than three hundred personal interviews with evangelicals and other churchgoing Protes.

Was able to bring all the pieces together into. Tants this study provides a Ultimate Health detailed analysis of the commitments beliefs concerns and practices of this thriving group Examining how evangelicals interact with and attempt to influence secular society this book argues that traditional orthodox evangelicalism endures notespite but precisely because of the challenges and structures of our modern plural.

Christian Smith is the William R Kenan Jr Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for the Study of Religion and Society at the University of Notre Dame Smith's research focuses primarily on religion in modernity adolescents American evangelicalism and culture