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Author Raboteau, Albert J.

Title African American-religion [sic] / Albert J. Raboteau.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, ©1999.

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Description 1 online resource (142 pages) : illustrations, map.
Series Religion in American life
Religion in American life.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-139) and index.
Summary Examines the history of religious practice by African Americans and the development of religious institutions, regional movements, and important personalities from the time of slavery up to the twentieth century.
Contents Beginnings -- Independent African Church movement -- "Invisible Institution": Religion among the slaves -- In search of Canaan: Emancipation and the limits of freedom -- From plantation to ghetto: Religion in the city -- Black freedom struggle -- Black faith: Continuity within change -- Glossary -- Chronology -- Further reading.
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Subject African Americans -- Religion -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Religion.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Juvenile works.
Other Form: Print version: Raboteau, Albert J. African American-religion [sic]. New York : Oxford University Press, ©1999 (DLC) 98033669
ISBN 1423774175 (electronic bk.)
9781423774174 (electronic bk.)
0195106806 (Cloth)