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Abramson, Leonard. Healing our health care system. New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1990.

Abel, Elizabeth, Barbara Christian, and Helene Moglen, ed. Female subjects in black and white : race, psychoanalysis, feminism. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997.

Akbar, Na'im. The community of self. Tallahassee: Mind Productions, 2004.

Alexander, Michelle. The new Jim Crow: mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness. New York: New Press, 2010.

Andrews, William L.. Six women's slave narratives. 1. issued as an Oxford Univ. Press paperback ed. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1988.

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Asanti, Ta. The seer: legacy of stone & spirit. United States: Motherland Press, 2006.

"Atlantic slave trade - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia." Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Apr. 2013. .

Austin, Allan D.. African Muslims in antebellum America transatlantic stories and spiritual struggles. Hoboken: Taylor and Francis, 2012.

Barson, Tanya. Afro modern: journeys through the Black Atlantic. Liverpool : Tate Liverpool, 2010.

"Before I'd be a slave (Oh, Freedom) ." Song Official Site of Negro Spirituals, antique Gospel Music. (accessed April 9, 2013).

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Blackmon, Douglas A.. Slavery by another name: the re-enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II. New York: Doubleday, 2008.

Boyd, Julia A.. In the company of my sisters: Black women and self-esteem. New York: Dutton, 1993.

Brent, Linda. Incidents in the life of a slave girl: An authentic historical narrative describing the horrors of slavery as experienced by black women. Edited by L. Maria Child. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973.

Buber, Martin, and Walter Arnold Kaufmann. I and Thou. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1970.

Burrell, Tom. Brainwashed: challenging the myth of Black inferiority. New York: Smiley Books, 2010.

Burrow, Rufus. God and human responsibility: David Walker and ethical prophecy. Macon: Mercer University Press, 2003.

Bynum, Edward Bruce. The African unconscious roots of ancient mysticism and modern psychology. New York: Teachers College Press, 1999.

Capps, Donald. Jesus the village psychiatrist. Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox Press, 2008.

Cimbala, Paul A., and Randall M. Miller. The Freedmen's Bureau and Reconstruction. New York: Fordham University Press, 1999.

Cole, Rev. John. “What can the Euro-Christian churches in the Caribbean learn from Indigenous Caribbean religions?” Caribbean Journal of Religious Studies, edited by Rev. Dr. Burchell Taylor. vol. 21, no. 1. (Kingston: United Theological College of the West Indies, October 2007), 16-27.

Conner, Randy P., and David Hatfield Sparks. Queering Creole spiritual traditions: lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender participation in African-inspired traditions in the Americas. New York: Harrington Park Press, 2004.

Cooper- Lewter, Nicholas C, PhD. Black Grief and Soul Therapy. Richmond, Harriet Tubman Press, 1999.

Copeland, M. Shawn. Enfleshing freedom: body, race, and being. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2010.

Corbett, Lionel. Psyche and the sacred: spirituality beyond religion. New Orleans, LA: Spring Journal Books, 2007.

Cornelius, Janet Duitsman. "When I can read my title clear" literacy, slavery, and religion in the antebellum South. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1991.

Craffert, Pieter F.. The life of a Galilean shaman: Jesus of Nazareth in anthropological-historical perspective. Eugene: Cascade Books, 2008.

DeGruy, Joy. Post traumatic slave syndrome: America's legacy of enduring injury and healing. Milwaukie: Uptone Press, 2005.

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Diouf, Sylviane A.. Servants of Allah: African Muslims enslaved in the Americas. New York: New York University Press, 1998.

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Dunn, Hopeton S.. Emancipation: the lessons and the legacy. Kingston, Jamaica: Arawak, 2007.

Faulkner, Carol. Women's radical reconstruction: the freedmen's aid movement. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004.

Fiorenza, Elisabeth. In memory of her: a feminist theological reconstruction of Christian origins. New York: Crossroad, 1983.

Fletcher, Karen. Dancing with God: the Trinity from a womanist perspective. St. Louis: Chalice Press, 2006.

"Four Women Cover: Kelly Price, Marsha Ambrosius, Jill Scott, & Ledisi- Nina Simone Cover Black Girls." Free Charity Cars. (accessed April 9, 2013).

Frost, J. William. The Quaker origins of antislavery. Norwood: Norwood Editions, 1980.

"Fruits of My Labor Lyrics: Ruthie Foster- Album: Phenomenal Ruthie Foster." Country Lyrics, Tabs, Chords for Country Music Fans!. (accessed April 9, 2013).

Gabriel, Deborah. "Jamaica's True Queen: Nanny of the Maroons." Jamaica. (accessed April 9, 2013).

Gaines, Ernest J.. The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman: and related readings. Evanston: McDougal Littell, 1998.

Gilbert, Marvin G., and Raymond T. Brock. The Holy Spirit & counseling. Peabody: Hendrickson Publishers, 1985.

Gaustad, Edwin and Mark A. Noll, ed. A Documentary of Religion in America to 1877. Third Edition. Grand Rapids: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co, 2003.

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Gaustad, Edwin S. and Leigh E. Schmidt. The Religious History of America. Revised Edition. San Francisco: Harper Collins Publishers, 2002.

Giovanni, Nikki. Blues: for all the changes, New poems. New York: William Morrow, 1999.

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Gottlieb, Karla Lewis. The mother of us all: a history of Queen Nanny, leader of the Windward Jamaican Maroons. Trenton: Africa World Press, 2000.

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Hallam, Jennifer. "Slavery and the Making of America . Printable Page- PBS." PBS: Public Broadcasting Service. N.p., n.d. Web. 8 Apr. 2013. .

Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins. "The Slave Mother by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper : The Poetry Foundation." Poetry Foundation. (accessed April 9, 2013).

Hawkes, Joyce Whiteley. Cell-level healing: the bridge from soul to cell. New York: Atria Books ;, 2006.

Hayden, Torey L.. Ghost girl. London: Harper Element, 2006.

Heyward, Carter. Touching our strength: the erotic as power and the love of God. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1989.

Hickling, Frederick W. The Cycles of Elmina: Healing our memories, overcoming the wounds of our history. Kingston 7: Carimensa, 2009.

Hollyday, Joyce. On the heels of freedom: the American Missionary Association's bold campaign to educate minds, open hearts, and heal the soul of a divided nation. New York: Crossroad Publishing Company, 2005.

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Jeeves, Malcolm A., and Warren S. Brown. Neuroscience, psychology, and religion: illusions, delusions, and realities about human nature. West Conshohocken: Templeton Foundation Press, 2009.

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Lauer, Robert H., and Jeanette C. Lauer. Marriage & family: the quest for intimacy. 8th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2012.

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Levine, Lawrence W.. Black culture and black consciousness: Afro-American folk thought from slavery to freedom. New York: Oxford University Press, 1977.

Lewter, Nicholas C., and Henry H. Mitchell. Soul theology: the heart of American Black culture. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1986.

Maat: the 11 laws of God. Brooklyn, NY: Khamit Media Trans Visions, 2003.

Mama Lola: a Vodou priestess in Brooklyn. New ed. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2010.

Martin, Joan. More than chains and toil a Christian work ethic of enslaved women. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2000.

Monteith, Kathleen E. A., and Glen Richards. Jamaica in slavery and freedom: history, heritage and culture. Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2002.

Morrison, Toni. Beloved: a novel. New York: Knopf, 1987.

Murrell, Nathaniel Samuel. Afro-Caribbean religions: an introduction to their historical, cultural, and sacred traditions. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2010.

Naylor, Gloria. Children of the night: the best short stories by Black writers, 1967 to the present. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1995.

Nkabinde, Nkunzi Zandile. Black bull, ancestors and me my life as a lesbian sangoma. Auckland Park, South Africa: Fanele, 2008.

Nobles, Wade W.. African psychology: toward its reclamation, reascension & revitalization. Oakland: Institute for the Advanced Study of Black Family Life and Culture, 1986.

Olajubu, Oyeronke. Women in the Yoruba religious sphere. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2003.

Oliver, Kelly. The colonization of psychic space: A psychoanalytic social theory of oppression. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2004.

Parker, Evelyn L.. The sacred selves of adolescent girls: hard stories of race, class, and gender. Cleveland: Pilgrim Press, 2006.

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Publication manual of the American Psychological Association. 5th ed. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2001.

Raboteau, Albert. Slave Religion: The "Invisible Institution" in the Antebellum South. New York: Oxford University Press, 1980.

Regosin, Elizabeth Ann. Freedom's promise ex-slave families and citizenship in the Age of Emancipation. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2002.

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Rockwell, Irini Nadel. The five wisdom energies: a Buddhist way of understanding personalities, emotions, and relationships. Boston: Shambhala, 2002.

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Salmon, Delroy A.. Home away from home: the Caribbean Diasporan Church in the Black Atlantic tradition. London: Equinox Pub., 2008.

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Singer, Thomas, and Samuel L. Kimbles. The cultural complex: contemporary Jungian perspectives on psyche and society. Hove, East Sussex: Brunner-Routledge, 2004.

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Some, Malidoma. Of water and the spirit: ritual, magic and initiation in the life of an African Shaman. London: Penguin, 1995.

Sonnie, Amy. Revolutionary voices: a multicultural queer youth anthology. Los Angeles: Alyson Books, 2000.

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Soelle, Dorothee. The silent cry: mysticism and resistance. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2001.

Stewart, Dianne M.. Three eyes for the journey: African dimensions of the Jamaican religious experience. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.

Stewart, Maria W., and Marilyn Richardson. Maria W. Stewart, America's first Black woman political writer: essays and speeches. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1987.

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Taylor, Marian, and Nathan Irvin Huggins. Harriet Tubman. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1991.

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Thomas, Stacey M.. Deeper shades of purple: womanism in religion and society. New York: New York University Press, 2006.

Thompson, Mark. Gay soul: finding the heart of gay spirit and nature with sixteen writers, healers, teachers, and visionaries. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1994.

Truth, Sojourner, and Olive Gilbert. The narrative of Sojourner Truth. Lanham, Md.: Start Publishing, 2012.

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