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Slave religion : the "invisible institution" in the Antebellum South / Albert J. Raboteau.


New York : Oxford University Press, 1978.
ISBN 0195024389, 9780195024388

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Subjects African Americans -- Religion.
African Americans -- Southern States -- Religion.
EE. UU. -- Estados del Sur -- Historia eclesiástica.
Esclavitud -- Vida religiosa -- EE. UU. -- Estados del Sur.
Religion.
Schwarze.
Sklaverei.
Slaves -- Religious life -- Southern States.
Slaves -- Religious life.
Southern States -- Church history.
Southern States.
USA.
Description xi, 382 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Using a variety of first and second-hand sources-- some objective, some personal-- the author analyzes the transformation of the African religions into evangelical Christianity. He presents the narratives of the slaves themselves, as well as missionary reports, travel accounts, folklore, black autobiographies, and the journals of white observers to describe the day-to-day religious life in the slave communities.
Contents The African diaspora -- Death of the gods -- Catechesis and conversion -- The rule of gospel order -- Religious life in the slave community -- Religion, rebellion, and docility -- Conclusion : Canaan land.
Genre Church history.
Geographic Area Southern States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3843093
(OCoLC)ocm03843093
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Raboteau, Albert J.
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