Kidd, Colin
The Forging of Races: Race and Scripture in the Protestant Atlantic World, 1600-2000,
Cambridge University Press, 2006, 318 pp.  ISBN 0521797292

The Forging of Races


Table of Contents

1. Prologue: race in the eye of the beholder;
2. Introduction: race as scripture problem;
3. Race and religious orthodoxy in the early modern era;
4. Race, the Enlightenment and the authority of scripture;
5. Monogenesis, slavery and the nineteenth-century crisis of faith;
6. The Aryan moment: racializing religion in the nineteenth century;
7. Forms of racialized religion;
8. Black counter-theologies;
9. Conclusion



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