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The Resource Prophetic activism : progressive religious justice movements in contemporary America, Helene Slessarev-Jamir, (electronic resource)

Prophetic activism : progressive religious justice movements in contemporary America, Helene Slessarev-Jamir, (electronic resource)

Label
Prophetic activism : progressive religious justice movements in contemporary America
Title
Prophetic activism
Title remainder
progressive religious justice movements in contemporary America
Statement of responsibility
Helene Slessarev-Jamir
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
While the links between conservative Christians and politics have been drawn strongly in recent years, coming to embody what many think of as religious activism, the profoundly religious nature of community organizing and other more left-leaning justice work has been largely overlooked. Prophetic Activism is the first broad comparative examination of progressive religious activism in the United States. Set up as a counter-narrative to religious conservatism, the book offers readers a deeper understanding of the richness and diversity of contemporary religious activism. Helene Slessarev-Jamir o
Member of
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Slessarev-Jamir, Helene
Dewey number
201/.70973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Religion and social transformation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social justice
  • United States
  • Social justice
  • United States
Label
Prophetic activism : progressive religious justice movements in contemporary America, Helene Slessarev-Jamir, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An introduction to propheticactivism -- Identifying the qualities of prophetic activism -- Organizing in borderlands communities -- Religious organizing for worker justice -- Immigrant rights activism -- Peacemaking -- Global justice organizing
Control code
ocn746337069
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814741245
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)746337069
Label
Prophetic activism : progressive religious justice movements in contemporary America, Helene Slessarev-Jamir, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An introduction to propheticactivism -- Identifying the qualities of prophetic activism -- Organizing in borderlands communities -- Religious organizing for worker justice -- Immigrant rights activism -- Peacemaking -- Global justice organizing
Control code
ocn746337069
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814741245
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)746337069

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