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The Resource The color of Christ : the Son of God & the saga of race in America, Edward J. Blum, Paul Harvey

The color of Christ : the Son of God & the saga of race in America, Edward J. Blum, Paul Harvey

Label
The color of Christ : the Son of God & the saga of race in America
Title
The color of Christ
Title remainder
the Son of God & the saga of race in America
Statement of responsibility
Edward J. Blum, Paul Harvey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the dynamic nature of Christ worship in the U.S., addressing how his image has been visually remade to champion the causes of white supremacists and civil rights leaders alike, and why the idea of a white Christ has endured
Cataloging source
DLC
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Blum, Edward J
Dewey number
232
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BR515
LC item number
.B59 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harvey, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • Racism
  • Racism
  • African Americans
  • Indians of North America
  • Religion and culture
  • United States
Label
The color of Christ : the Son of God & the saga of race in America, Edward J. Blum, Paul Harvey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-325) and index
Contents
When Christ crossed the Atlantic -- Revolutionary visions in colonial confines -- From light to white in the early republic -- Body battles in antebellum America -- Christ in the camps -- Nordic and nativist in an age of imperialism -- The great commission in the Great Depression -- Civil rights and the coloring of Christ -- A deity in the digital age
Control code
000386402
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
340 p.
Isbn
9780807835722
Lccn
2012004088
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000386402
  • (OCoLC)778244919
Label
The color of Christ : the Son of God & the saga of race in America, Edward J. Blum, Paul Harvey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-325) and index
Contents
When Christ crossed the Atlantic -- Revolutionary visions in colonial confines -- From light to white in the early republic -- Body battles in antebellum America -- Christ in the camps -- Nordic and nativist in an age of imperialism -- The great commission in the Great Depression -- Civil rights and the coloring of Christ -- A deity in the digital age
Control code
000386402
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
340 p.
Isbn
9780807835722
Lccn
2012004088
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000386402
  • (OCoLC)778244919

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