By Rebecca Joyce Frey

The time period fundamentalism originated within the usa throughout the early twentieth century while it was once utilized to a gaggle of Protestant Christians that defended conventional Christian ideals within the face of recent rules. Now, spiritual fundamentalism is linked to various political and social occasions within the early twenty first century, so much particularly the terrorist assaults within the usa on September eleven, 2001. but, because of widespread misrepresentation within the media, fundamentalist teams are frequently misunderstood. Fundamentalism explores the various methods the time period fundamentalism is utilized in the media. It bargains a extra targeted definition of what constitutes fundamentalism and analyzes the roots, rules, and ambitions of fundamentalist teams world wide. This enlightening quantity starts with a old define of the industrial, social, and highbrow forces and tendencies

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