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The Resource A stone of hope : prophetic religion and the death of Jim Crow, David L. Chappell

A stone of hope : prophetic religion and the death of Jim Crow, David L. Chappell

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A stone of hope : prophetic religion and the death of Jim Crow
Title
A stone of hope
Title remainder
prophetic religion and the death of Jim Crow
Statement of responsibility
David L. Chappell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The civil rights movement was arguably the most successful social movement in American history. In a provocative new assessment of its success, David Chappell argues that the story of civil rights is not a story of the ultimate triumph of liberal ideas after decades of gradual progress. Rather, it is a story of the power of religious tradition
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chappell, David L
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.C5435 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights workers
  • Civil rights
  • Christianity and politics
  • Church and social problems
  • Civil rights
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A stone of hope : prophetic religion and the death of Jim Crow, David L. Chappell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: Hungry liberals: their sense that something was missing -- Chapter 2: Recovering optimists -- Chapter 3: The prophetic ideas that made civil rights move -- Chapter 4: Prophetic Christian realism and the 1960s generation -- Chapter 5: The civil rights movement as a religious revival -- Chapter 6: Broken churches, broken race: white southern religious leadership and the decline of white supremacy -- Chapter 7: Pulpit versus Pew -- Chapter 8: Segregationist thought in crisis: what the movement was up against -- Conclusions: Gamaliel, Caesar and us
Control code
52838413
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780807828199
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003017334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A stone of hope : prophetic religion and the death of Jim Crow, David L. Chappell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: Hungry liberals: their sense that something was missing -- Chapter 2: Recovering optimists -- Chapter 3: The prophetic ideas that made civil rights move -- Chapter 4: Prophetic Christian realism and the 1960s generation -- Chapter 5: The civil rights movement as a religious revival -- Chapter 6: Broken churches, broken race: white southern religious leadership and the decline of white supremacy -- Chapter 7: Pulpit versus Pew -- Chapter 8: Segregationist thought in crisis: what the movement was up against -- Conclusions: Gamaliel, Caesar and us
Control code
52838413
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780807828199
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003017334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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