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What the Slaves Believed free pdf Drawing from the WPA Slave Narrative Collection, this volume sifts through more than 2,300 interviews with survivors of slavery in order to document their religious lives through primary sources. * Provides a comprehensive survey of the religious beliefs of slaves in their own words * Explains, describes, and anthologizes the religious lives of slaves on a scale not realized in earlier works * Shows how the information gleaned from the WPA narratives fit within the larger historical context of African American religious life * Provides introductory material for readers who are not familiar with the topics discussed * Offers additional references for those who want to learn more

About Tom Head

Tom Head, PhD, is author or coauthor of 28 nonfiction books, including ABC-CLIO's The Religious Right in America: A Historical Encyclopedia.

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Author : Tom Head
Publisher : Greenwood Press
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ISBN : 1440838402
EAN : 9781440838408
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 426 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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