Black militancy and the university

report of a conference for campus clergy, November 29-December 1, 1968 at Shaw University, Raleigh, N.C.

Publisher: National Newman Apostolate in Washington

Written in English
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  • Race -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • African Americans.

Edition Notes

Sponsored by the National Newman Apostolate.

ContributionsNational Newman Apostolate., Shaw University.
LC ClassificationsBT734.2 .B54
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 26 p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5288710M
LC Control Number72008330

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