Carl Abrams, Professor of History at Bob Jones University and Chair of the Department of Social Studies Education, has written about American political and religious history of the 1920s and 1930s. His works include Conservative Constraints: North Carolina and the New Deal (Jackson, 1992) and Selling the Old-Time Religion: American Fundamentalists and Mass Culture, 1920-1940 (Athens, 2001). He is currently writing a history of the ideology of the first generation of fundamentalists.