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The Resource A Gramscian Analysis of the Role of Religion in Politics : Case Studies in Domination, Accommodation, and Resistance in Africa and Europe

A Gramscian Analysis of the Role of Religion in Politics : Case Studies in Domination, Accommodation, and Resistance in Africa and Europe

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A Gramscian Analysis of the Role of Religion in Politics : Case Studies in Domination, Accommodation, and Resistance in Africa and Europe
Title
A Gramscian Analysis of the Role of Religion in Politics
Title remainder
Case Studies in Domination, Accommodation, and Resistance in Africa and Europe
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Language
eng
Summary
This study employs Gramscian theory as an interpretive grid in examining the use of Christianity by European colonizers to facilitate their oppression of Africans on the continent and in diaspora. The work clarifies how the western powers utilized their religion in North America, Ghana, South Africa, and Kenya to justify their exploitation of Blacks and how many Africans, as Christian converts, assisted them to accomplish their imperialist goals. In addition, this research explains how other Blacks, in these same locations, interpreted their own religious tradition or revised western Christian
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Simms, Rupe
Dewey number
261.70899601821
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Gramsci, Antonio
  • Gramsci, Antonio
  • Religion and politics
  • Religion and politics
  • Religion and politics
  • Africa
  • Europe
  • Africa
  • Europe
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A Gramscian Analysis of the Role of Religion in Politics : Case Studies in Domination, Accommodation, and Resistance in Africa and Europe
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • A GRAMSCIAN ANALYSIS OF THE ROLE OF RELIGION IN POLITICS: Case Studies in Domination, Accommodation, and Resistance in Africa and Europe; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction -- Religion as an Instrument of Domination and Liberation: A Multiple-Case Study; Chapter One -- Antonio Gramsci: The Man, His Politics, and his Conception of Religion; Chapter Two -- The Politics of Religion in Plantation Society; Chapter Three -- Black Theology: A Weapon in the Struggle for Freedom
  • Chapter Four -- ""I am a Non-Denominational Christian and a Marxist Socialist""Chapter Five -- ""We Shall Utilize Propaganda in Our Fight""; Chapter Six -- A Gramscian Analysis of the African and European Politico-Religious Struggle; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn818851375
Extent
1 online resource (321 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773422001
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818851375
Label
A Gramscian Analysis of the Role of Religion in Politics : Case Studies in Domination, Accommodation, and Resistance in Africa and Europe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • A GRAMSCIAN ANALYSIS OF THE ROLE OF RELIGION IN POLITICS: Case Studies in Domination, Accommodation, and Resistance in Africa and Europe; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction -- Religion as an Instrument of Domination and Liberation: A Multiple-Case Study; Chapter One -- Antonio Gramsci: The Man, His Politics, and his Conception of Religion; Chapter Two -- The Politics of Religion in Plantation Society; Chapter Three -- Black Theology: A Weapon in the Struggle for Freedom
  • Chapter Four -- ""I am a Non-Denominational Christian and a Marxist Socialist""Chapter Five -- ""We Shall Utilize Propaganda in Our Fight""; Chapter Six -- A Gramscian Analysis of the African and European Politico-Religious Struggle; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn818851375
Extent
1 online resource (321 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773422001
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818851375

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