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The Resource Visions of a better world : Howard Thurman's pilgrimage to India and the origins of African American nonviolence, Quinton H. Dixie & Peter Eisenstadt ; [foreword by Walter Earl Fluker]

Visions of a better world : Howard Thurman's pilgrimage to India and the origins of African American nonviolence, Quinton H. Dixie & Peter Eisenstadt ; [foreword by Walter Earl Fluker]

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Visions of a better world : Howard Thurman's pilgrimage to India and the origins of African American nonviolence
Title
Visions of a better world
Title remainder
Howard Thurman's pilgrimage to India and the origins of African American nonviolence
Statement of responsibility
Quinton H. Dixie & Peter Eisenstadt ; [foreword by Walter Earl Fluker]
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a detailed account of Howard Thurman's experiences while traveling in India in 1935, describes his meeting with Mahatma Gandhi, who taught Thurman about nonviolent resistance, and discusses the impact of his trip on his religious philosophy and the course of the civil rights movement in the United States
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CDX
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Dixie, Quinton Hosford
Dewey number
280.4
Index
index present
LC call number
BX6495.T53D49
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1954-
  • 1951-
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  • Eisenstadt, Peter R.
  • Fluker, Walter E.
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  • Thurman, Howard
  • Thurman, Howard
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Nonviolence
  • Nonviolence
  • African American theologians
  • African American Baptists
  • African American pacifists
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights
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Visions of a better world : Howard Thurman's pilgrimage to India and the origins of African American nonviolence, Quinton H. Dixie & Peter Eisenstadt ; [foreword by Walter Earl Fluker]
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Southern boy, Morehouse man, Rochester scholar -- Starting a career -- Planning the pilgrimage of friendship -- The Negro Delegation in India -- What Thurman learned from India -- Thurman's war and the creation of the Fellowship Church -- Epilogue: Martin Luther King, Jr. and Jesus and the disinherited
Control code
000397392
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 246 pages
Isbn
9780807000458
Isbn Type
(Cloth)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000397392
  • (OCoLC)900397223
Label
Visions of a better world : Howard Thurman's pilgrimage to India and the origins of African American nonviolence, Quinton H. Dixie & Peter Eisenstadt ; [foreword by Walter Earl Fluker]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Southern boy, Morehouse man, Rochester scholar -- Starting a career -- Planning the pilgrimage of friendship -- The Negro Delegation in India -- What Thurman learned from India -- Thurman's war and the creation of the Fellowship Church -- Epilogue: Martin Luther King, Jr. and Jesus and the disinherited
Control code
000397392
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 246 pages
Isbn
9780807000458
Isbn Type
(Cloth)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000397392
  • (OCoLC)900397223

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