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CNN Evening News for Monday, Dec 18, 1995
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) An interview held with University of Chicago professor Martin Marty on the 20th century phenomenon of religious fundamentalism. [The Fundamentalism Project MARTY - defines "fundamentalism" as hard-line conservatism in religion; explains how the form of fundamentalism may be similar in dissimilar religions and is a phenomenon of the modern world; recounts how the fundamentalists have seized the instruments of the modern world, such as its technology; explains how fundamentalism helps people deal with the ambiguities of the modern world; explains why the Branch Davidians are not considered fundamentalists; suggests how people and governments should best deal with fundamentalism; says fundamentalism can be a dangerous force in the international world.]

Woodruff, Judy

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