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Black Religion/Womanist Thought/Social Justice

Beyond Slavery

Overcoming Its Religious and Sexual Legacies

Authors: Hazelton, Jacqueline L.

Editors: Brooten, B. (Ed.)

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About this book

This book looks at a United States that continues to be driven by racial and cultural divisions, from the disproportionately high number of incarcerated African Americans to heartfelt disagreements over the true nature of marriage and the proper role of faith in public policy.

About the authors

Bernadette J. Brooten is Kraft-Hiatt Professor of Christian Studies at Brandeis University.

Table of contents (19 chapters)

Table of contents (19 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-29

    Brooten, Bernadette J.

  • Prayer for my daughter

    Pages 33-37

    Rawles, Nancy

  • The Paradox of Silence and Display: Sexual Violation of Enslaved Women and Contemporary Contradictions in Black Female Sexuality

    Pages 41-60

    Roberts, Dorothy

  • From Mammy to Welfare Queen: Images of Black Women in Public-Policy Formation

    Pages 61-74

    Townes, Emilie M.

  • From Plantations to Prisons: African American Women Prisoners in the United States

    Pages 75-88

    Barry, Ellen M.

Buy this book

eBook $39.99
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-11389-3
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-10016-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $54.99
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-10017-6
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Beyond Slavery
Book Subtitle
Overcoming Its Religious and Sexual Legacies
Authors
Editors
  • B. Brooten
Series Title
Black Religion/Womanist Thought/Social Justice
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Bernadette J. Brooten
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-11389-3
DOI
10.1057/9780230113893
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-10016-9
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-10017-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 352
Number of Illustrations
4 b/w illustrations
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