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The Resource The battle for God, Karen Armstrong

The battle for God, Karen Armstrong

Label
The battle for God
Title
The battle for God
Statement of responsibility
Karen Armstrong
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals how the fundamentalist movements in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam were born out of a dread of modernity
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
157800
Cataloging source
BGU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Armstrong, Karen
Dewey number
200.9
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religious fundamentalism
  • Orthodox Judaism
  • Islamic fundamentalism
  • Fundamentalism
Target audience
adult
Label
The battle for God, Karen Armstrong
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes at end: The battle for God : a reader's guide / Karen Armstrong
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-424) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The old world and the new. Jews : the precursors (1492-1700) ; Muslims : the conservative spirit (1492-1799) ; Christians : brave new world (1492-1870) -- Jews and Muslims modernize (1700-1870) -- Pt. 2. Fundamentalism. Battle lines (1870-1900) -- Fundamentals (1900-25) -- Counterculture (1925-60) -- Mobilization (1960-74) -- The offensive (1974-79) -- Defeat? (1979-99)
Control code
ocm47946906
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Ballantine Books ed.
Extent
xviii, 442, [7] p.
Isbn
9780345391698
Lccn
00193201
System control number
(Sirsi) ADD-4904
Label
The battle for God, Karen Armstrong
Publication
Note
Includes at end: The battle for God : a reader's guide / Karen Armstrong
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-424) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The old world and the new. Jews : the precursors (1492-1700) ; Muslims : the conservative spirit (1492-1799) ; Christians : brave new world (1492-1870) -- Jews and Muslims modernize (1700-1870) -- Pt. 2. Fundamentalism. Battle lines (1870-1900) -- Fundamentals (1900-25) -- Counterculture (1925-60) -- Mobilization (1960-74) -- The offensive (1974-79) -- Defeat? (1979-99)
Control code
ocm47946906
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Ballantine Books ed.
Extent
xviii, 442, [7] p.
Isbn
9780345391698
Lccn
00193201
System control number
(Sirsi) ADD-4904

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