The Diversity Gap

Breaking Up with Racial Isolation w/ Dr. Michael Emerson

Episode Summary

In this episode of The Diversity Gap Podcast, Bethaney sits down with Dr. Michael Emerson, co-author of the book, Divided by Faith: Evangelical Religion and the Problem of Race in America. In this impactful conversation, Dr. Emerson and Bethaney unpack what is racial isolation and how to intentionally navigate change. Dr. Michael Emerson is a Sociologists and Provost at North Park University in Chicago. He is the co-author of numerous books, including “Divided by Faith” and “United by Faith” and “Religion Matters: What Sociology Teaches Us About Religion in Our World.”

Episode Notes

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