Strange New World: How Thinkers and Activists Redefined Identity and Sparked the Sexual Revolution

by Carl R. Trueman

Other authorsRyan T. Anderson (Foreword)
Paperback, 2022



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Crossway (2022), 208 pages


Carl Trueman identifies the historical, philosophical, and technological influences that have shaped present-day identity politics and teaches believers how to shift their modern understanding of personhood to a biblical perspective.

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Trueman shows how persons like Freud, Marx, and Nietzsche influenced those advocating LGBTQ+ agendas and marginalize those who disagree with them. The foreward, written by Ryan T. Anderson of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, suggests this is a shortened and more accessible version of [The Rise
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and Triumph of the Modern Self: Cultural Amnesia, Expressive Individualism, and the Road to Sexual Revolution]. While it may be shorter, the author still uses vocabulary and complex sentence constructions that may be beyond the grasp of a more popular audience.
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208 p.; 8.5 inches


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