By Mark Hutchinson

ISBN-10: 0521746051

ISBN-13: 9780521746052

ISBN-10: 0521769450

ISBN-13: 9780521769457

This e-book bargains an authoritative review of the background of evangelicalism as a world stream, from its origins in Europe and North the United States within the first 1/2 the eighteenth century to its present-day dynamic development in Africa, Asia, Latin the USA and Oceania. beginning with a definition of the move in the context of the heritage of Protestantism, it follows the heritage of evangelicalism from its early North Atlantic revivals to the nice enlargement within the Victorian period, via to its fracturing and reorientation based on the stresses of modernity and overall struggle within the overdue 19th and early 20th centuries. It describes the movement's indigenization and growth towards turning into a multicentered and numerous stream at domestic within the non-Western global that however keeps continuity with its old roots. The booklet concludes with an research of latest around the globe evangelicalism's present trajectory and the movement's adaptability to altering historic and geographical circumstances.

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