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Robert M. Franklin

Robert M. Franklin is Distinguished Professor of Social Ethics at Emory University. He has also served at the University of Chicago, Harvard Divinity School, Colgate-Rochester Divinity School, and the Interdenominational Theological Center, Atlanta, as well as at the Ford Foundation. His prior books from Fortress Press include Liberating Visions: Human Fulfillment and Social Justice in African-American Thought (1990, 0-8006-2392-4) and Another Day's Journey: Black Churches Confronting the American Crisis (1997, 0-8006-3096-3). A frequent commentator on public radio's "All Things Considered" he lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

Book List

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January 17, 2007
Robert M. Franklin provides first-person advice and insight as he identifies the crises resident within three anchor institutions that have played key roles in...
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September 25, 1997
A call to arms for the churches, Franklin's book urges direct engagement by African American and other churches with regard to America's mounting social...
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January 1, 1989
The four men spotlighted in this book, together with other black religious and political leaders and communities, have developed distinctive and significant...