The following books are required reading for this course.
Davies, Susan E., Ed. Ending Racism in the Church (Cleveland: United Church Press, 1998).
Elmer, Duane. Cross-Cultural Conflict: Building Relationships for Effective Ministry (Zondervan, 1993).
Foster, Charles R. and Theodore Brelsford. We are the Church Together: Cultural Diversity in Congregational Life (Trinity Press, 1996).
Gonzalez, Justo L. Out of Every Tribe and Nation: Christian Theology at the Ethnic Roundtable. Nashville: Abingdon, 1992).
Kivel, Paul. Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice. (New Society, 1995).
Law, Eric H. F. The Wolf Shall Dwell With the Lamb (Chalice Press, 1993).
Lee, Jung Young. Marginality: The Key to Multicultural Theology (Fortress Press, 1995).
Thandeka, Learning to Be White (Continuum, 2000).
Short quizzes over the reading material will be given during the first 15 minutes of each class. The scores will be averaged together as one of the primary grades for the course.