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Author Taylor, Clarence.

Title The Black churches of Brooklyn / Clarence Taylor.

Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, c1994.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  BR563.N4 T38 1994  1994    Available  ---
Description xix, 297 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Series The Columbia history of urban life
Columbia history of urban life.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-278) and index.
Contents The formation and development of Brooklyn's Black churches from the nineteenth to the early twentieth centuries -- The rise of Black holiness-pentecostal culture in Brooklyn -- Brooklyn's Black churches and the growth of mass culture -- The failure to make things better: Brooklyn's Black ministers and the deterioration of Bedford-Stuyvesant -- The ministers' committee for job opportunities for Brooklyn and the downstate medical center campaign -- Driven by the spirit: African American women and the Black churches of Brooklyn.
Subject African American churches -- New York (State) -- New York.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Church history.
African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Religion.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Church history.
Indexed Term Christianity History
New York (N.Y.)
ISBN 0231099800 (acid-free paper)