Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
After the Monkey TrialEvangelical Scientists and a New Creationism$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Christopher M. Rios

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780823256679

Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: January 2015

DOI: 10.5422/fordham/9780823256679.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM FORDHAM SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.fordham.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Fordham University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in FSO for personal use (for details see http://www.fordham.universitypressscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 16 August 2018

An Increasingly Powerful Movement: Modern Creationism to the 1980s

An Increasingly Powerful Movement: Modern Creationism to the 1980s

Chapter:
(p.105) FOUR An Increasingly Powerful Movement: Modern Creationism to the 1980s
Source:
After the Monkey Trial
Author(s):

Christopher M. Rios

Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823256679.003.0005

Chapter four interrupts the analysis of the ASA and RSCF in order to review the developments within the creationist movement from the sixties to the eighties. During this period, which witnessed a resurgence of conservatism in both the United States and Great Britain, large numbers of evangelicals became convinced that Christianity required a rejection of evolution. These views were more prevalent in the US, but not absent from the UK. American groups such as the Creation Research Society and British groups such as the Biblical Creation Society succeeded in convincing many churchgoers of the weakness of evolutionary science and of the validity of a straightforward reading of the opening chapters of Genesis.

Keywords:   Modern Creationism, Henry Morris, Creation Research Society, Institute for Creation Research, Antievolutionism in Britain, Biblical Creation Society

Fordham Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .