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‘Abdu’l-Bahá's Journey West

The Course of Human Solidarity

Editors: Mottahedeh, N. (Ed.)

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This edited volume of specially commissioned essays written for the anniversary of `Abdu'l-Baha's journey to America tells the story of this former prisoner's interactions with the white upper echelon of American society as well as his impact on the lives and writings of important early figures in the African-American civil rights movement.

About the authors

Christopher Buck, Ph.D, Pennsylvania attorney Mona Khademi, Shiraz University, Iran Guy Mount, University of Chicago, USA Nader Saiedi, Carleton College Minnesota, USA Robert H. Stockman, Harvard University, USA Mina Yazdani, Eastern Kentucky University, USA

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Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Mottahedeh, Negar

    Pages 1-13

  • Laura Dreyfus-Barney and ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Visit to the West

    Khademi, Mona

    Pages 15-38

  • An Analysis of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Visit to North America in 1912

    Stockman, Robert H.

    Pages 39-57

  • ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Critique of Nationalist Amnesia

    Saiedi, Nader

    Pages 59-83

  • A Troubled Modernity: W.E.B Du Bois, “The Black Church,” and the Problem of Causality

    Mount, Guy Emerson

    Pages 85-110

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Softcover $90.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
‘Abdu’l-Bahá's Journey West
Book Subtitle
The Course of Human Solidarity
Editors
  • N. Mottahedeh
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-03201-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137032010
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-03200-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-44097-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 196
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