Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-293) and index
Pt. 1. Praying for the children at the gate : the conservative critique of modern theology. "To bring the nation back ..." : the revival of redneck religion -- Fundamentalism and the tradition of religious antimodernism -- True reason, true science, true faith : the burden of fundamentalist theology -- Populist piety : fundamentalism as ideology -- Fundamentalism and postmodern theology
Pt. 2. "How shall they possess the earth?" : the radical critique of modern theology. Foreigners in consumer city : the rise of revolutionary Christianity -- Questionable concordat : the radical ruptura from modern theology -- La Chispa and St. Francis Xavier -- A church of the poor? : The birth of the basic Christian communities -- Upending the pyramid : Christian base communities in Europe and United States -- The new Nuclei -- Liberation theology : the voices of the uninvited -- But is it really theology? -- Christian radicals and the failure of modern theology
Pt. 3. From the bottom and from the edges : sources of a postmodern theology. The great inversion -- "The devil is a modernist" -- The gelding of God and the birth of modern religion -- The resurrection of life -- Toward a postmodern theology -- The ancient runes speak-postmodern theology and the world faith -- Carnival faith-people's religion and postmodern theology -- A new reformation?