The Beloved Community: How Faith Shapes Social Justice, from the Civil Rights Movement to Today

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Basic Books, Jul 31, 2008 - History - 305 pages
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"The Beloved Community" lays out an exuberant new vision for progressive Christianity and reclaims the centrality of faith in the quest for social justice and authentic community.
 

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Contents

CHAPTER
11
The God Movement
51
The Rise and Fall of SNCC
87
The Dream
127
Between the Times
145
John Perkins and the Radical
153
Dispatches from
189
The Contours of an Activist Faith for the
207
Acknowledgments
217
127
230
Selected Bibliography
273
Index
283
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Page 1 - SMOs such as the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), and Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC).

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Charles Marsh is Professor of Religion at the University of Virginia and Director of the Project on Lived Theology. He is the author of Reclaiming Dietrich Bonhoeffer , the award-winning God's Long Summer , and The Last Days . He lives in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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