James R. Goff's scientific contributions

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... On the other hand, Pentecostalism often stages a powerful critique to modernity 'at large' and what it considers to be cause and/or context of moral corruption or degeneration, in particular due to the (perceived) subsequent triumph of moral relativism or, at most, a-moralism (Cargal 1993;Poloma 1989). One case in point, for instance, is the HIV crisis in Africa and how Pentecostal churches deliver from one of modernity' s 'wounds' (see, e.g., Bochow and Van Dijk 2012;Dilger 2007;Dilger, Burchardt and Van Dijk 2010;Newell 2007). ...