The Resource Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography, Randal Maurice Jelks

Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography, Randal Maurice Jelks

Label
Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography
Title
Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Randal Maurice Jelks
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this first full-length biography of Benjamin Mays (1894-1984), Randal Maurice Jelks chronicles the life of the man Martin Luther King Jr. called his ""spiritual and intellectual father."" Dean of the Howard University School of Religion, president of Morehouse College, and mentor to influential black leaders, Mays had a profound impact on the education of the leadership of the black church and of a generation of activists, policymakers, and educators. Jelks argues that Mays's ability to connect the message of Christianity with the responsibility to challenge injustice prepared the black chu
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jelks, Randal Maurice
Dewey number
378.0092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
LC2851.M72
LC item number
.J455 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mays, Benjamin E.
  • Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
  • African American educators
  • African Americans
Label
Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography, Randal Maurice Jelks
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction : I have been a Baptist all my life -- My earliest memory was a mob -- I set out to learn how the sixty-six books of the Bible were produced -- In search of a call -- The Negro's God -- The most neglected area in Negro education -- Schoolmaster of the movement -- Seeking to be Christian in race relations -- I have only just a minute -- This is not a short war, this is a long war -- Epilogue : Lord, the people have driven me on
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (346 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807869871
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)877300
  • (OCoLC)782879906
  • (SSID)ssj0000622604
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11434918
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000622604
  • (PQKBWorkID)10642377
  • (PQKB)10231912
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000244026
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC877300
  • (OCoLC)787852195
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse23433
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4321959
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000184820
Label
Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography, Randal Maurice Jelks
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction : I have been a Baptist all my life -- My earliest memory was a mob -- I set out to learn how the sixty-six books of the Bible were produced -- In search of a call -- The Negro's God -- The most neglected area in Negro education -- Schoolmaster of the movement -- Seeking to be Christian in race relations -- I have only just a minute -- This is not a short war, this is a long war -- Epilogue : Lord, the people have driven me on
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (346 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807869871
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)877300
  • (OCoLC)782879906
  • (SSID)ssj0000622604
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11434918
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000622604
  • (PQKBWorkID)10642377
  • (PQKB)10231912
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000244026
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC877300
  • (OCoLC)787852195
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse23433
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4321959
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000184820

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