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Title African-American Christianity : essays in history / edited by Paul E. Johnson
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1994]
©1994

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Description xi, 189 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Foreword / Vincent G. Harding -- 1. African-Americans, Exodus, and the American Israel / Albert J. Raboteau -- 2. "Believer I Know": The Emergence of African-American Christianity / Charles Joyner -- 3. Community Regulation and Cultural Specialization in Gullah Folk Religion / Margaret Washington -- 4. The Politics of "Silence": Dual-Sex Political Systems and Women's Traditions of Conflict in African-American Religion / Cheryl Townsend Gilkes -- 5. The Politics of African-American Ministerial Autobiography from Reconstruction to the 1920s / William L. Andrews -- 6. The Baptist Church in the Years of Crisis: J. C. Austin and Pilgrim Baptism Church, 1926-1950 / Randall K. Burkett -- 7. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the African-American Social Gospel / Clayborne Carson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject African American churches -- History.
African Americans -- Religion.
United States -- Religion.
Author Johnson, Paul E., 1942-
LC no. 93003895
ISBN 0520075935 (alk. paper)
0520075943 (paperback: alk. paper)