Further Resources and Works Cited


Evans-Pritchard, E.E. A Description of the Modes of Livelihood and Political Institutions of a Nilotic People. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1940.

—. Kinship and Marriage Among the Nuer. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1951.

—. Nuer Religion. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956.

Holtzman, Jon D. Nuer Journeys, Nuer Lives: Sudanese Refugees in Minnesota. Boston: Pearson Education, Inc., 2008.

Hutchinson, Sharon E. Nuer Dilemmas: Coping with Money, War and the State. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996.

Shandy, Dianna J. Nuer-American Passages: Globalizing Sudanese Migration. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 2007.


The Pluralism Project's webpage on Christianity.

Garces-Foley, Kathleen. “New Opportunities and New Values: The Emergence of the Multicultural Church.” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 612, (2007): 209-24.

Shandy, Dianna J. and Katherine Fennelly. “A Comparison of the Integration Experiences of Two African Immigrant Populations in a Rural Community.” Journal of Religion and Spirituality in Social Work 25 (2006): 23-45.

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“A ministry ‘blessing & challenge,’” The Lutheran, last modified Dec 2009, http://www.thelutheran.org/article/article.cfm?article_id=8670

“DeAne L. Lagerquist, “Lutheran Churches,” Encyclopedia of Religion in America, Ed. Charles H. Lippy and Peter W. Williams, vol. 3 (Washington DC: CQ Press, 2010).

“Jon D. Holtzman, Nuer Journeys, Nuer Lives: Sudanese Refugees in Minnesota (Boston: Pearson Education, Inc., 2008).

Dianna J. Shandy, Nuer-American Passages: Globalizing Sudanese Migration (Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 2007).

E.E. Evans-Pritchard, Kinship and Marriage Among the Nuer (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1951).

Louise Lamphere, ed. Structuring Diversity: Ethnographic Perspectives on Immigration (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992).

Marc Lacey, “Sudan and Southern Rebels Sign Deal Ending Civil War,” The New York Times, accessed Jan. 10 2005, http://www.nytimes.com/2005/01/10/international/africa/10sudan.html?_r=1 (accessed 28 May 2012).

Noah Salomon, “The politics of religious freedom: Freeing religion at the birth of South Sudan,” Social Science Research Council, 12 April 2012.

Stephen Castles and Mark J. Miller, The Age of Migration, 3rd ed. (New York: Guilford Press, 2003).