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Understanding Fundamentalism: Christian, Islamic, and Jewish Movements

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The second edition of Understanding Fundamentalism provides a compelling and up to date picture of religious reactions against the modern secular world. Comparing Christian, Islamic, and Jewish fundamentalist movements, anthropologist Richard Antoun shows how all three share common characteristics. In each tradition, fundamentalists seek purity in an impure world, attempt ...more
Paperback, 191 pages
Published February 21st 2008 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (first published August 2001)
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