- Created by: cashj244
- Created on: 11-06-17 15:57
Religious fundamentalists -
The characteristics of fundamentalists -
- An authoritative sacred text for Christian fundamentalists every word of the Bible is true and valid with the answers to all life's important questions.
- Intolerant to all other views
- Have an 'us and them' mentality, see themselves separate from the rest of the world and refuse to compromise with it.
- Aggressive reaction to the threat of their beliefs and values.
- use of modern technology to achieve their aims.
- Patriarchy - fundamentalists seek to control women's sexuality, reproduction powers & social and economic roles.
- Fundamentalists often believe that powerful, hidden, evil forces are in control of human destiny,
Fundamentalists and modernity -