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Religion/Culture/Critique

The African Diaspora and the Study of Religion

Editors: Trost, T. (Ed.)

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This book focuses on the location of the religious heritage of Africa within the academic study of religion - including indigenous African religions, African Christianities, African/American forms of Islam, the religions of African Americans, Afro-Caribbean religions, and Afro-Brazilian religions.

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Theodore Louis Trost is Associate Professor in the Department of Religious Studies, University of Alabama.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Introduction: Alexander Crummell and the Destined Superiority of African People

    Moses, Wilson Jeremiah

    Pages 1-13

  • Raising Champions, Taking Territories: African Churches and the Mapping of New Religious Landscapes in Diaspora

    Adogame, Afe

    Pages 17-34

  • Christianity on Trial: The Nation of Islam and the Rastafari, 1930–1950

    Soumahoro, Maboula

    Pages 35-48

  • Ahmadi, Beboppers, Veterans, and Migrants: African American Islam in Boston, 1948–1963

    Fanusie, Fatimah

    Pages 49-69

  • Robert Nathaniel Dett and African America’s Christian Kingdom of Culture, 1926–1932

    Williams, Regennia N.

    Pages 73-91

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The African Diaspora and the Study of Religion
Editors
  • T. Trost
Series Title
Religion/Culture/Critique
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-60993-8
DOI
10.1057/9780230609938
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4039-7786-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-53786-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 268
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