African immigrant religions in America / edited by Jacob K. Olupona and Regina Gemignani.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : New York University Press, c2007Description: vii, 352 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780814762110 (cloth : alk. paper); 0814762115 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780814762127 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0814762123 (pbk. : alk. paper)Subject(s): African Americans -- Religion | Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Emigration and immigration -- Religious aspectsAdditional physical formats: Online version:: African immigrant religions in America.DDC classification: 200.89/96073 LOC classification: BR563.N4 | A368 2007
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Communities of believers : exploring African immigrant religion in the United States / Jacob K. Olupona -- African immigrant churches in the United States and the study of Black church history / David D. Daniels -- The Andrew syndrome : models in understanding Nigerian diaspora / Ogbu M. Kalu -- Non-Western Christianity in the Western world : African immigrant churches in the diaspora / Akintunde Akinade -- Portable faith : the global mission of African initiated churches / Elias Bongmba -- Gender, identity, and power in African immigrant Evangelical churches / Regina Gemignani -- Gender and change in an African immigrant church : an anthropologist and a (former) prophetess reflect / Deidre Helen Crumbley and Gloria Malake Cline-Smythe -- West African Muslims in America : when are Muslims not Muslims? / Linda Beck -- African religious beliefs and practices in diaspora : an ethnographic observation of activities at an Ethiopian Orthodox Christian church in Los Angeles / Worku Nida -- Transnationalism, religion, and the African diaspora in Canada : an examination of Ghanaians and Ghanaian churches / Wisdom J. Tettey -- Singing the Lord's song in a foreign land : spirituality, communality, and identity in a Ghanaian immigrant congregation / Moses Biney -- African immigrant churches and the new Christian Right / Mojubaolu Olufunke Okome -- African Muslims in the United States : the Nigerian case / Yushau Sodiq -- Conclusion / Jacob K. Olupona and Regina Gemignani.