ISBN-10:
0300171366
ISBN-13:
9780300171365
Pub. Date:
05/17/2011
Publisher:
Yale University Press
The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race

The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race

by Willie James Jennings

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780300171365
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 05/17/2011
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 188,078
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Willie James Jennings is Associate Professor of Theology and Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School, where he previously served as academic dean. He lives in Durham, NC.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction 1

Part I Displacement

1 Zurara's Tears 15

2 Acosta's Laugh 65

Part II Translation

3 Colenso's Heart 119

4 Equiano's Words 169

Part III Intimacy

5 White Space and Literacy 207

6 Those Near Belonging 250

Conclusion 289

Notes 295

Index 357

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