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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Marti, Gerardo, 1965-
Worship across the racial divide.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Description:||1 online resource (xiii, 266 pages)|
|Contents:||Introduction: the dream of diversity and the dilemma of music --
Popular beliefs about worship in multiracial churches --
African Americans as the icon of "true worship" --
Worship experience and music selection in multiracial churches --
The naïve experience of worship in multiracial churches --
The challenge of leading multiracial worship --
Variety and intentionality in the design of multiracial worship --
"Have you seen our gospel choir?": conspicuous color in multiracial worship --
Interracial community through multiracial worship practices --
Conclusion: mystical worship and the reality of practice.
Marti provides an ethnographically rich study. Ross Kane, Theology Vol. 116 necessary reading for anyone interested in the study of race, religion, and worship music. Walt Bower, Sociology of Religion