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Divided by Faith : Evangelical Religion and the Problem of Race in America - 00 edition

by Michael O. Emerson and Christian Smith

Divided by Faith : Evangelical Religion and the Problem of Race in America (ISBN10: 0195147073; ISBN13: 9780195147070)
ISBN13: 978-0195147070
ISBN10: 0195147073

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0195131406
ISBN10: 0195131401

Summary: A revealing study of the racial attitudes of white evangelical Americans

Through a nationwide telephone survey of 2,000 people and an additional 200 face-to-face interviews, Michael O. Emerson and Christian Smith probed the grassroots of white evangelical America. They found that despite recent efforts by the movement's leaders to address the problem of racial discrimination, evangelicals themselves seem to be preserving America's racial chasm. In fact, mos ...show moret white evangelicals see no systematic discrimination against blacks. But the authors contend that it is not active racism that prevents evangelicals from recognizing ongoing problems in American society. Instead, it is the evangelical movement's emphasis on individualism, free will, and personal relationships that makes invisible the pervasive injustice that perpetuates racial inequality. Most racial problems, the subjects told the authors, can be solved by the repentance and conversion of the sinful individuals at fault. Combining a substantial body of evidence with sophisticated analysis and interpretation, the authors throw sharp light on the oldest American dilemma. In the end, they conclude that despite the best intentions of evangelical leaders and some positive trends, real racial reconciliation remains far over the horizon. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 00
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Published: 09/06/2001
International: No

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