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An edition of The end of the world as we know it (1997)

The end of the world as we know it

faith, fatalism, and apocalypse in America

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This edition published in by New York University Press in New York.

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281 pages

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The end of the world as we know it

faith, fatalism, and apocalypse in America

This edition published in by New York University Press in New York.


Table of Contents

Approaching doomsday : the contours of American apocalyptic belief
The American apocalyptic legacy
Signs of the endtimes : Hal Lindsey and dispensationalist prophecy beliefs
Apocalyptic apparitions of the Virgin Mary in New York City
Secular apocalyptic themes in the nuclear era
Fatalism and apocalyptic beliefs
The transformation of apocalyptic traditions in the post-cold war era
Emergent apocalyptic beliefs about UFOs and extraterrestrial beings
Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Index.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-255) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
001.9
Library of Congress
BR526 .W65 1997

The Physical Object

Pagination
ix, 281 p., [32] p. of plates :
Number of pages
281

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL659466M
Internet Archive
endworldasweknow00wojc_610
ISBN 10
0814792839
LC Control Number
97004781
Library Thing
5353584
Goodreads
1048478

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