Nation of IslamAn American Millenarian Movement
|Author: ||Lee, Martha|
An examination of the history and doctrine of the Nation of Islam in terms of black millenarianism: belief in an imminent, this-worldly, total salvation in which the white world and its oppressive political institutions would fall, after which the black millennium would rise from their ashes.
". . . absorbing and clearly written . . . a timely and convincing account that sheds light on an important era in the history of African-American religion." - Religious Studies Review