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Encyclopedia of African American religions

Author: Larry G Murphy; J Gordon Melton; Gary L Ward
Publisher: New York : Garland Publishing, Inc., [1993] ©1993
Series: Religious information systems series, vol. 9.; Garland reference library of social science, v. 721.
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Genre/Form: Reference works
Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry G Murphy; J Gordon Melton; Gary L Ward
ISBN: 0815305001 9780815305002
OCLC Number: 27727470
Description: lxxvi, 926 pages ; 29 cm.
Contents: Contributors --
Introduction --
Abbreviations --
Introductory essays. Religion in the African American community / Larry G. Murphy - Martin Luther King, Jr. and modern African American religion / John Henderson Cartwright - Womanist theology : black women's experience as a source for doing theology / Jacquelyn Grant --
A chronology of African American religion --
Alphabetical entries --
A basic bibliography of African American religion --
A directory of African American churches and religious organizations --
Biographical cross-index by religious tradition --
Index.
Series Title: Religious information systems series, vol. 9.; Garland reference library of social science, v. 721.
Other Titles: African American religions
Responsibility: edited by Larry G. Murphy, J. Gordon Melton, Gary L. Ward.
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