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Inhaltsangabe: Curious about what had happened to the social activism of the 1960s, and in response to the recent interest in ""faith-based initiatives."" Mark Masse set out to identify people who had continued their social activism in the context of a religious commitment to work in aid of the poor and the disenfranchised. Inspired to Serve is a collection of interviews with, among others, a Jesuit priest working in a poor neighborhood in Portland, an Irish-American nun working with migrants and others in central Florida, and a black Episcopalian minister on Chicago's Southside. What Masse found suggests that this generation of social activists is fading away, and it is uncertain who will take their place. In the interviews, Masse explores a social movement and an era in American life, examining how these individuals try to balance their secular and spiritual lives in the face of challenging work.
About the Author:
Mark H. Massé is Associate Professor of Journalism at Ball State University. As a freelance writer for more than twenty-five years, he has authored articles, essays, and stories in international, national, and regional publications.
Titel: Inspired to Serve: Today's Faith Activists
Verlag: Indiana University Press
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Buchbeschreibung Indiana University Press, 2004. Buchzustand: Good. illustrated edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP16661622
Buchbeschreibung Indiana University Press. Buchzustand: Good. A sound copy with only light wear. Overall a solid copy at a great price! All orders guaranteed and ship within 24 hours. Before placing your order for please contact us for confirmation on the book's binding. Check out our other listings to add to your order for discounted shipping. Buchnummer des Verkäufers BOS-I-12f-00234
Buchbeschreibung Indiana University Press, 2004. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0253344557