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By Jacob Olupona,Regina Gemignani

African immigration to North the USA has been quickly expanding. but, little has been written approximately this crucial crew of immigrants and the actual non secular traditions that they're transplanting on our beaches, as students proceed principally to concentration as a substitute on immigrants from Europe and Asia.

African Immigrant Religions in America makes a speciality of new understandings and insights in regards to the presence and relevance of African immigrant non secular groups within the usa. It explores the profound importance of faith within the lives of immigrants and the relevance of those starting to be groups for U.S. social existence. It describes key social and ancient elements of African immigrant faith within the U.S. and builds a conceptual framework for thought and analysis.

The quantity broadens our understandings of the ways that new immigration is altering the face of Christianity within the U.S. and provides wanted breadth to the research of the black church, incorporating the reports of African immigrant spiritual groups in America.

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