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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Harvey, Paul, 1961-
Through the storm, through the night.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2011
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9780742564756 0742564754 9780742564732 0742564738|
|Awards:||Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2012.|
|Description:||1 online resource (x, 217 pages) : illustrations, maps (some color).|
|Contents:||Middle passage for the gods: African and African American religions from the middle passage to the great awakening --
The birth of Afro-Christianity in the slave quarters and the urban North, 1740-1831 --
Through the night: African American religion in the Antebellum Era --
Day of jubilee: Black churches from emancipation to the era of Jim Crow --
Jesus on the mainline: Black Christianity from the great migration through World War II --
Freedom's main line: Black Christianity, civil rights, and religious pluralism --
Epilogue: righteous anger and visionary dreams: contemporary Black politics, religion, and culture.
|Series Title:||African American history series (Lanham, Md.)|
If you teach, study, practice, or care about African American religion, then this is the book for you. Paul Harvey provides an indispensable overview of black Christianity from the age of slavery to