The Resource The new Black gods : Arthur Huff Fauset and the study of African American religions, edited by Edward E. Curtis IV and Danielle Brune Sigler

The new Black gods : Arthur Huff Fauset and the study of African American religions, edited by Edward E. Curtis IV and Danielle Brune Sigler

Label
The new Black gods : Arthur Huff Fauset and the study of African American religions
Title
The new Black gods
Title remainder
Arthur Huff Fauset and the study of African American religions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edward E. Curtis IV and Danielle Brune Sigler
Title variation
Arthur Huff Fauset and the study of African American religions
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Taking the influential work of Arthur Huff Fauset as a starting point to break down the false dichotomy that exists between mainstream and marginal, a new generation of scholars offers fresh ideas for understanding the religious expressions of African Americans in the United States. Fauset's 1944 classic, Black Gods of the Metropolis, launched original methods and theories for thinking about African American religions as modern, cosmopolitan, and democratic. The essays in this collection show the diversit
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
200.89/96073
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2525
LC item number
.N484 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Religion in North America
Label
The new Black gods : Arthur Huff Fauset and the study of African American religions, edited by Edward E. Curtis IV and Danielle Brune Sigler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Catherine L. Albanese and Stephen J. Stein -- Introduction / Edward E. Curtis IV and Danielle Brune Sigler -- New religious movement(s) of the great migration era -- Fauset's (missing) Pentecostals : church mothers, remaking respectability, and religious modernism / Clarence E. Hardy III -- "Grace has given God a vacation" : the history and development of the theology of the United House of Prayer of All People / Danielle Brune Sigler -- "Chased out of Palestine" : Prophet Cherry's Church of God and early Black Judaisms in the United States / Nora L. Rubel -- Debating the origins of the Moorish Science Temple : toward a new cultural history / Edward E. Curtis IV -- "The consciousness of God's presence will keep you well, healthy, happy, and singing" : the tradition of innovation in the music of Father Divine's peace mission movement / Leonard Norman Primiano -- "A true Moslem is a true spiritualist" : Black orientalism and Black gods of the metropolis / Jacob S. Dorman -- Resurrecting Fauset's vision for African American religious studies -- Religion proper and proper religion : Arthur Fauset and the study of African American religions / Sylvester A. Johnson -- The perpetual primitive in African American religious historiography / Kathryn Lofton -- Turning African Americans into rational actors : the important legacy of Fauset's functionalism / Carolyn Rouse -- Defining the "Negro problem" in Brazil : the shifting significance of Brazil's African heritage from the 1890s to the 1940s / Kelly E. Hayes -- Fauset and his Black gods : intersections with the Herskovits-Frazier debate / Stephen W. Angell
Control code
ocn607554436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 269 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253220578
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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253992
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not applicable
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.b25391860
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)607554436
  • pebcs025300408X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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