‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Journey West

The Course of Human Solidarity

  • Editors
  • Negar Mottahedeh

About this book

Introduction

This edited volume of specially commissioned essays written for the anniversary of `Abdu'l-Baha's journey to America tells the story of this former prisoner's interactions with the white upper echelon of American society as well as his impact on the lives and writings of important early figures in the African-American civil rights movement.

Keywords

Africa African America black church church Civil war critique essay interaction Orient society writing

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137032010
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-44097-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-03201-0
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