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1979, God fights back

Author: Ben LoetermanDavid EsparPeter PagnamentaZvi Dor-NerJohn ForsytheAll authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Video, ©1999.
Series: History's best on PBS.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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By mid-century, modern technology and Western thought had swept religion to the margins of public life. Since, millions have turned back to God -- and taken political action based on their religious beliefs. This video describes the growing power of religious fundamentalism in various parts of the world, including the fall of the Shah of Iran and the rise of Islamic fundamentalism in Iran and other Islamic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Nonfiction television programs
Historical television programs
Educational television programs
Documentary television programs
Named Person: Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran; Ruhollah Khomeini; Ruhollah Khomeini; Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Loeterman; David Espar; Peter Pagnamenta; Zvi Dor-Ner; John Forsythe; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); British Broadcasting Corporation.; PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 43619315
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Written, produced, and directed by Ben Loeterman; senior producer, David Espar; executive producer [for BBC] Peter Pagnamenta; executive producer [for WGBH] Zvi Dor-Ner.
Performer(s): Narrated by John Forsythe.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: History's best on PBS.
Other Titles: God fights back, 1979
People's century (Television program)
Responsibility: a co-production of WGBH Boston and BBC.

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By mid-century, modern technology and Western thought had swept religion to the margins of public life. Since, millions have turned back to God -- and taken political action based on their religious beliefs. This video describes the growing power of religious fundamentalism in various parts of the world, including the fall of the Shah of Iran and the rise of Islamic fundamentalism in Iran and other Islamic countries, as well as the Christian right in the United States.

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