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Title Blacks and Whites in Christian America [electronic resource] : how racial discrimination shapes religious convictions / Jason E. Shelton and Michael O. Emerson.
Publication Info. New York : New York University Press, c2012.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-eBook Academic Collection - North America    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description xi, 279 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series eBook Academic Collection - North America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-269) and index.
Contents Why do African Americans pray so often? -- So rooted a past: slavery and African American Protestant religious tradition -- The Apostles' creed: racial similarities in commitments to core Christian tenets -- Learning and burning: racial differences in "academic" versus "experiential" models of Christianity -- Religious convictions: everyday faith-based actions and beliefs -- Shaded morality: not so Black and White -- Far-reaching faith: evidence of an inclusive religious doctrine -- Reconciling the race problem: identity politics and the gulf between Black and White Protestants.
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Subject African Americans -- Religion.
Race discrimination -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Race discrimination -- United States.
Black theology.
Protestant churches -- United States -- Doctrines.
Added Author Emerson, Michael O., 1965-
eBook Academic Collection - North America
ISBN 9780814722756 (cl : alk. paper)
9780814722763 (pb : alk. paper)
9780814722787 (ebook)
9780814722770 (ebook)
OCLC # sseb_ssj0000831319
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