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The Resource The Bahá'í faith and African American history : creating racial and religious diversity, edited by Loni Bramson

The Bahá'í faith and African American history : creating racial and religious diversity, edited by Loni Bramson

Label
The Bahá'í faith and African American history : creating racial and religious diversity
Title
The Bahá'í faith and African American history
Title remainder
creating racial and religious diversity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Loni Bramson
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Since the early twentieth century, the Baha'í religion has worked to establish racially and ethnically diverse communities. During Jim Crow, it was a leader in breaking norms of racial segregation. Each chapter of this book presents an aspect of Baha'i history that intersects with African American history in novel and socially significant ways"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
297.9/308996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP350
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bramson, Loni
  • Buck, Christopher David
  • Etter-Lewis, Gwendolyn
  • McMullen, Michael
  • Thomas, June Manning
  • Venters, Louis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American Bahais
  • Bahai Faith
  • Bahai Faith and social problems
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • RELIGION
  • African American Bahais
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Bahai Faith
  • Bahai Faith and social problems
  • Race relations
  • Race relations
  • United States
Label
The Bahá'í faith and African American history : creating racial and religious diversity, edited by Loni Bramson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Bahá'í "pupil of the eye" metaphor : promoting ideal race relations in Jim Crow America / Christopher Buck -- "The most vital and challenging issue" : the Bahá'í faith's efforts to improve race relations, 1922 to 1936 / Loni Bramson -- Alain Locke on race, religion, and the Bahá'í faith / Christopher Buck -- The most challenging issue revisited : African American Bahá'í women and the advancement of race and gender equality, 1899-1943 / Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis -- Hand in hand : race, identity, and community development among South Carolina's Bahá'í, 1973-1979 / Louis Venters -- Race unity efforts among American Bahá'í : institutionalized tools and empirical evidence / Mike McMullen -- Race, place, and clusters : current vision and possible strategies / June Manning Thomas
Control code
1057738848
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781498570039
Lccn
2018050479
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illlustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781498570039
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1057738848
Label
The Bahá'í faith and African American history : creating racial and religious diversity, edited by Loni Bramson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Bahá'í "pupil of the eye" metaphor : promoting ideal race relations in Jim Crow America / Christopher Buck -- "The most vital and challenging issue" : the Bahá'í faith's efforts to improve race relations, 1922 to 1936 / Loni Bramson -- Alain Locke on race, religion, and the Bahá'í faith / Christopher Buck -- The most challenging issue revisited : African American Bahá'í women and the advancement of race and gender equality, 1899-1943 / Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis -- Hand in hand : race, identity, and community development among South Carolina's Bahá'í, 1973-1979 / Louis Venters -- Race unity efforts among American Bahá'í : institutionalized tools and empirical evidence / Mike McMullen -- Race, place, and clusters : current vision and possible strategies / June Manning Thomas
Control code
1057738848
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781498570039
Lccn
2018050479
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illlustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781498570039
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1057738848

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