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Beyond ontological blackness

an essay on African American religious and cultural criticism
  • 180 Pages
  • 2.98 MB
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Continuum , New York
African Americans -- Religion., Black theology., Womanist theology., African Americans -- Race identity., United States -- Civilization -- 20th century., United States -- Race relations., United States -- Moral conditions., United States -- Church history -- 20th cen

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StatementVictor Anderson.
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LC ClassificationsBR563.N4 A53 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL796502M
ISBN 100826408656
LC Control Number95032401
OCLC/WorldCa32778792

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