Shades of White Flight: Evangelical Congregations and Urban Departure

Shades of White Flight: Evangelical Congregations and Urban Departure

by Mark T. Mulder

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813564821
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 03/12/2015
Edition description: None ed.
Pages: 198
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.45(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

MARK T. MULDER is an associate professor of sociology at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. 
 

Table of Contents


List of Maps
Preface and Acknowledgments
 
1   Introduction: The Irony of Religion and Racial Segregation
 
Part One   The Evolution of an Evangelical Denomination
 
2   Mobility and Insularity
3   Shuttered in Chicago
4   A Case Study of the Closed Community: The Disrupted Integration of Timothy Christian School
 
Part Two   City and Neighborhood Change
 
5   Chicago: A Brief History of African American In-Migration and White Reaction
6   The Black Belt Reaches Englewood and Roseland
 
Part Three   Congregations Respond to Neighborhood Change
 
7   The Insignificance of Place
8   The Significance of Polity
9   Second Roseland (CRC) Leaves the City
10   A Contrast between Sister Denominations
11   Conclusion: The Continuing Resonance of Religion in Race and Urban Patterns
 
Notes
Bibliography
Index
 

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