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  • n  an attempt to reawaken the evangelical faith

  • Graham perfected Moody's transformation of revivalism into mass popular entertainment, superbly executed in the New York City crusade of 1957, with triumphant performances at .
  • This Glass-Steagall revivalism is happening all over.
  • It merely points to a mood of eclectic revivalism, the assumption being that since progress in art is a myth, painting must perforce go crabwise, with many nostalgic glances .
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  • Abdullah Ahmad Badawi in Arab News
    It was during Zia's time that he not only overthrew the government and executed a popular elected populist President [Zulfikar Ali] Bhutto, but he also invited the Wahabis in from the Gulf in order to counter the Shia revivalism that he feared... Wendy Chamberlin http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wendy_Chamberlin&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHu5rdO7yVcm_UtkjLS0XNEFXGYrg Voice of America http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www1.voanews.com/english/news/asia/Experts-Say-Anti-American-Sentiment-in-Pakistan-Is-at-All-Time-High-98055784.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGU-9A_44nV7uYbzOMro1vp2UdrFg Jul 8, 2010 83707 111130 revivalism Islam Hadhari is a working model of renewal, reform and revivalism for the Muslim world," said Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah Badawi during his speech on Tuesday. "It is not a new religion or mazhab (Islamic school of thought). It is not...

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