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A Black Theology of Liberation (Ethics and Society)
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by Orbis Books
Paperback (01 November, 1990)
(4 reviews) 3.5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Orgins of Black Theology: Worked with this book for a group presentation on Black Liberation Theology, and it is the standard for this genre of theology.
A Challenge To The Black Church
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by African American Images
Paperback (28 October, 2004)

A Chronology of the Bible: Challenge to the Standard Version (B.C.P. Pamphlet)
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by Black Classic Press
Paperback (01 June, 1991)
(3 reviews) 3.67 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: interesting: Being that I spent some summers in Harlem with my Aunt and I have been there for the layman religous forum at that same Chock Full of Nuts I think the pamphet hits its mark but it is very important to understand that this was extracted out of the Authors 3 part volume.
A Community Text Arises: A Literate Text and a Literacy Tradition in African-American Churches (Language &
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by Hampton Press, Incorporated
Paperback (01 December, 2002)

A Fire You Can't Put Out: The Civil Rights Life of Birmingham's Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth (Religion and American Culture (Tuscaloosa,
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by University of Alabama Press
Hardcover (01 July, 1999)
(4 reviews) 4.75 out of 5 stars
Editorial Review: Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King Jr. are the most well known figures of the civil rights movement that emerged in Birmingham, Alabama, in the 1950s, but in Andrew M. Manis's well-documented book, the contributions of the fiery Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth,
A Knock at Midnight: Inspiration from the Great Sermons of Reverend Martin Luther King,
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by Warner Books
Hardcover (01 April, 1998)
(8 reviews) 4.88 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: King still inspires: Forget about the sweet-toned, hagiographic introductions and organ play at the beginning of each sermon and you've got 6 cassetes with remarkable good and lively preaching.

A Plentiful Harvest: Creating Balance and Harmony Through the Seven Living Virtue
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by Warner Books
Paperback (01 November, 2003)
A Precious Fountain: Music in the Worship of an African-American Catholic Community
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by Liturgical Press
Paperback (30 November, 2004)

A Stone of Hope: Prophetic Religion and the Death of Jim Crow
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by University of North Carolina Press
Hardcover (01 November, 2003)
(2 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: No Sones Unturned: The Civil Rights Movement has been well covered by previous writers and I have enjoyed most writings on the subject.
A Strange Freedom: The Best of Howard Thurman on Religious Experience and Public
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by Beacon Press
Paperback (01 July, 1999)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Thurman: Mystic for Today: I first became acquainted with the work of Howard Thurman when I found a leather-bound copy of Disciplines of the Spirit at an antique store.

A Testament of Hope : The Essential Writings and Speeches of Martin Luther King, Jr.
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by HarperSanFrancisco
Paperback (07 December, 1990)
(7 reviews) 4.71 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: 5 Star author, 2 star editor: I've studied the works of Dr. King since I was 7 years old, and now my 7 year old is studying him with great interest.
A Troubling in My Soul: Womanist Perspectives on Evil and Suffering (Bishop Henry
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by Orbis Books
Paperback (01 October, 1993)

Accept No Limitations: A Black Woman Encounters Corporate America
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by Abingdon Pr
Paperback (01 February, 1991)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: The Author's Perspective: This book tells of my personal, 28 year journey in Corporate America from Los Angeles to Atlanta to Chicago and back to Atlanta.
ACTS OF FAITH
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by Simon & Schuster
Hardcover (03 December, 1996)
(28 reviews) 4.96 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Acts of Faith will created a new way to look at life!!!!!!: This book is a must have ! This wonderful book discusses a wide variety of struggles and everyday problems that we face as people of color.

African American Islam
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by Routledge
Paperback (01 February, 1995)
(4 reviews) 3.75 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: African American Islam: The largest ethnic body of Muslims in the United States is not Iranian or Egyptian but American blacks. Statistics are notoriously difficult to ascertain,
African American Religious History: A Documentary Witness (The C. Eric Lincoln Series
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by Duke University Press
Paperback (01 March, 2000)
(2 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A excellent collection of materials: Sernett's volume is the single-best collection of primary materials related to the African-American religious experinece.

African American Religious Thought: An Anthology
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by Westminster John Knox Press
Paperback (01 November, 2003)
African American Women Tapping Power And Spiritual Wellness
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by Pilgrim Press
Paperback (30 October, 2004)

African Americans & the Bible
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by Continuum International Publishing Group
Paperback (01 October, 2001)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Unpacking an on-going dialogue: Although African American studies classes often avoid the subject, and Bible scholars pretend there is no such reality,
African Cosmology of the Bantu-Kongo
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by Athelia Henrietta PR
Paperback (17 April, 2001)
(3 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Be patient: This book is not for the faint of heart. as in faint heart never fair suitor won. You will have to work to get into this book,

African Proverbs (Gift Editions)
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by Peter Pauper Press
Hardcover (01 June, 1962)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Worldy wisdom in a tiny little package: This book is only about the length of your hand (and few pgs), but packed with wisdom, with headings above the wonderful proverbs that mention what part of Africa (or what peoples) the proverb is attributed to.
African-American Christianity: Essays in History
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by University of California Press
Paperback (01 May, 1994)

American Voudou: Journey into a Hidden World
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by University of North Texas Press
Paperback (01 November, 1999)
(10 reviews) 3.8 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Going where few have gone before.: I was immediatly fascinated by the title of this book as I have spent time in Haiti surrounded by voudou (very prevalent and a real fact of life there) and have long been interested about the transferance of African belief systems to the U.S
An End to This Strife: The Politics of Gender in African American Churches
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by Augsburg Fortress Publishers
Paperback (01 May, 2004)

An Unbroken Circle: Linking Ancient African Christianity to the African-American
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by Brotherhood of St. Moses Black
Paperback (01 November, 1997)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A powerful Orthodox Christian message to African-Americans: This book delivers a compelling message to African-Americans. In an age when black Americans are turning to Islam by large numbers,
Art and Religion in Africa (Religion and the Arts Series)
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by Cassell
Hardcover (01 September, 1996)

Balm for Gilead: Pastoral Care for African American Families Experiencing Abuse
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by Abingdon Press
Paperback (01 August, 1998)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Very informative and practical: Balm for Gilead is a must read for any pastor that serves in an African American church or community.
Being Black: Zen and the Art of Living With Fearlessness and Grace
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by Viking Compass
Hardcover (01 September, 2000)
(5 reviews) 4.4 out of 5 stars
Editorial Review: In this exquisite primer on Zen Buddhism, author and ordained Zen priestAngel Kyodo Williams is not trying to convert African Americans into a newreligion. Instead, she is simply presenting Zen principles and practices thatemphasize living a life of grace and self-acceptance.

Between Sundays: Black Women and Everyday Struggles of Faith (George Gund Foundation
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by University of California Press
Paperback (01 November, 2003)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Excellent Anthropology: I had a chance to read an early copy of this book. (Full disclosure: I know Dr. Frederick personally.) As an anthropologist of religion,
Beyond Ontological Blackness: An Essay on African American Religious and Cultural
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by Continuum Intl Pub Group (Sd)
Paperback (01 January, 1999)

Bible Legacy of the Black Race : The Prophecy Fulfilled
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by Lushena Books
Paperback (02 June, 2000)
(6 reviews) 4.17 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: read this now: a Law had been made, as they all know, that this BOOK will be AGAINST THE LAW after Jan 11 2005. Along with all Truth.
Black and Mormon
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by University of Illinois Press
Hardcover (14 October, 2004)

Black and White Styles of Youth Ministry: Two Congregations in America
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by Pilgrim Press
Paperback (01 February, 1991)
Black Church Beginnings: The Long-Hidden Realities Of The First Years
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by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
Paperback (15 October, 2004)

BLACK EYED PEAS FOR THE SOUL
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by Fireside
Paperback (14 November, 1997)
(2 reviews) 4.5 out of 5 stars
Editorial Review: At first, Donna Marie Williams resisted the title that her editor gavethis book before it was assembled; she feared that it would seem like arip-off ofChickenSoup for the Soul. Yet as she gathered inspirationalstories from African Americans she began to see the wisdom in the title."
Black Faith and Public Talk: Critical Essays on James H. Cone's Black Theology and
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by Orbis Books
Paperback (01 October, 1999)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A critically important compendium of essays on Black faith.: College-level collections will find important this gathering of critical essays on James Cone's Black Theology &

Black Gods of the Metropolis: Negro Religious Cults of the Urban North
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by University of Pennsylvania Press
Paperback (01 June, 1971)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Important study in sociology/anthropology of Black Church: This book is extremely important in that it gives a full perception of "newer,"
Black Magic: Religion and the African American Conjuring Tradition
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by University of California Press
Hardcover (01 October, 2003)
(1 reviews) 3 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Canned Collard Greens: Hoodoo and conjure are just about the most *natural* things in the world. These magical and religous *bits and pieces* were parts of African Ancestral traditions that survived with the African's who crossed over the sea.

Black Messiahs and Uncle Toms: Social and Literary Manipulations of a Religious Myt
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by Pennsylvania State University Press
Paperback (01 April, 1993)
Black Pearls : Daily Meditations, Affirmations, and Inspirations for African-American
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by Amistad
Paperback (17 February, 1993)
(4 reviews) 4.25 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Good book for Everyone: This is a great book to read at the start of everyday. It can be read by anyone of any heritage or ethnic background,

Black Pilgrimage to Islam
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by Oxford University Press
Hardcover (01 March, 2002)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Well written social history of African-American Islam: Fifteen years of research have gone into the most comprehensive, candid and well-written social history of African American Islam to date.
Black Puritan, Black Republican: The Life and Thought of Lemuel Haynes, 1753-1833
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by Oxford University Press
Hardcover (01 November, 2002)
(2 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Prophetic: This book is not just for students of black history. Introduced to Lemuel Haynes by its pages, I left this book very inspired.

Black Religion and Black Radicalism: An Interpretation of the Religious History of
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by Orbis Books
Paperback (01 February, 1998)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Prayer and Protest: Wilmore's book is a standard, and fairly thorough, introduction to the connection between African American religiosity (writ large) and African American societal protest.
Black Theology and Black Power
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by Orbis Books
Paperback (01 October, 1997)
(2 reviews) 2.5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: If you buying this for reading plesure, forget it: In advance, sorry fo he typos my keyboard is messed up.This is not for those who read for fun.

Black Theology: A Documentary History: Volume Two: 1980-1992
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by Orbis Books
Paperback (01 June, 1993)
Black Womanist Ethics (American Academy of Religion Academy Series ; No. 60)
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by Scholars Press
Paperback (01 May, 1988)

Black Zion: African American Religious Encounters With Judaism (Religion in America
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by Oxford University Press
Paperback (01 December, 1999)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Fascinating and Little Known: The topic seemed so off-the-beaten-track to be interesting for that reason alone. The book certainly lived up to the promise by providing numerous perspectives of the interaction between Jews and people of African descent in the Americas.
Blackening of the Bible: The Aims of African American Biblical Scholarship (African
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by Trinity Press International
Paperback (30 November, 2004)

Blessed Health: The African-American Woman's Guide to Physical and Spiritual Well-bein
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by Fireside
Paperback (04 February, 2003)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Finally! A definitive health book for black women.: Where has this book been? Thank you Dr. McCloud and Ms. Ebron for FINALLY getting a book to us that totally addresses the issues we women of color must face.
Blow The Trumpet In Zion!: The Global Vision And Action For The 21st Century Black
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by Augsburg Fortress Publishers
Paperback (31 January, 2005)

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