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Author Lincoln, C. Eric (Charles Eric), 1924-2000-

Title The Black church in the African-American experience / C. Eric Lincoln and Lawrence H. Mamiya.

Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, 1990.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    277.308 LIN    Available
 PAS Central Library Reference    R 277.308 LIN    Available
Description xvi, 519 p ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-500) and index.
Contents Religious dimension : toward a sociology of Black churches -- Black Baptists : the first Black churches in America -- Black Methodists : the institutionalization of Black religious independence -- Black Pentecostals : The spiritual legacy with a Black beginning -- In the receding shadow of the plantation : a profile of rural clergy and churches in the Black Belt -- In the streets of the Black metropolis : a profile of Black urban clergy and churches -- New Black revolution : the Black Consciousness Movement and the Black church -- "Now is the time!" : the Black church, politics, and civil rights militancy -- American dream and the American dilemma : the Black church and economics -- Pulpit and the pew : the Black church and women -- "In my mother's house" : the Black church and young people -- Performed word : music and the Black church -- Black church and the twenty-first century : challenges to the Black church.
Subject African American churches.
African Americans -- Religion.
United States -- Church history.
Added Author Mamiya, Lawrence H.
ISBN 0822310570
0822310732 (pbk. : alk. paper) : 19.95

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