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Worship across the Racial Divide: Religious Music and the Multiracial Congregation Hardcover – January 23, 2012

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 280 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (January 23, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0195392973
  • ISBN-13: 978-0195392975
  • Product Dimensions: 1.1 x 6.3 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 13.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #510,488 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Marti provides an ethnographically rich study. Ross Kane, Theology Vol. 116 necessary reading for anyone interested in the study of race, religion, and worship music. Walt Bower, Sociology of Religion

About the Author

Gerardo Marti is L. Richardson King Associate Professor of Sociology at Davidson College. He is author of A Mosaic of Believers: Diversity and Innovation in a Multiethnic Church (2005) and Hollywood Faith: Holiness, Prosperity, and Ambition in a Los Angeles Church (2008).

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Gerardo Marti (PhD Sociology, University of Southern California) was honored with the L. Richardson King Professorship at Davidson College.

Active in several research collaborations, his research focuses on race-ethnicity, religion (especially religious innovation), identity, and social change. Follow him on Twitter - http://twitter.com/praxishabitus

More articles and reviews can be found here - https://davidson.academia.edu/GerardoMarti

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0 of 3 people found the following review helpful By William Van Tol on March 14, 2013
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repetitive with too many interview summaries for filling. But the conclusion seems valid. Good book for those interested in church music
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