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Author Shuck, Glenn W.

Title Marks of the beast : the left behind novels and the struggle for evangelical identity / Glenn W. Shuck.

Imprint New York : New York University Press, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.54 L139Ds 2005    ---  Available
Description xiii, 273 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-257) and index.
Contents Introduction : first words on last things -- Signs of the times : the dispensational background of evangelical prophecy belief -- Reluctant rebels : the left behind novels and the politics of evangelical identity -- The emergence of the network culture/beast system -- Technologies of transcendence : "beast religion" and the deification/demonization of the network culture -- Marks of the beast : the struggle for evangelical identity -- Beast, Inc. : evangelical resistance and the internalization of evil.
Subject Evangelicalism.
LaHaye, Tim F. Left behind series.
Rapture (Christian eschatology)
ISBN 0814740057 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0814740049 (cloth : alk. paper)

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