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The Resource Cultural conversions : unexpected consequences of Christian missionary encounters in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia, edited by Heather J. Sharkey

Cultural conversions : unexpected consequences of Christian missionary encounters in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia, edited by Heather J. Sharkey

Label
Cultural conversions : unexpected consequences of Christian missionary encounters in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia
Title
Cultural conversions
Title remainder
unexpected consequences of Christian missionary encounters in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Heather J. Sharkey
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Essays in this volume study unforeseen cultural conversions that arose from missionary activities in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sharkey, Heather J.
Series statement
Religion and politics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missions
  • Missions
  • Missions
  • Christianity
  • Christianity and culture
  • Christianity and politics
  • RELIGION
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Christianity and culture
  • Christianity and politics
  • Christianity
  • Missions
  • Africa
  • Middle East
  • South Asia
  • Mission
  • Kulturkontakt
  • Kulturvermittlung
Label
Cultural conversions : unexpected consequences of Christian missionary encounters in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia, edited by Heather J. Sharkey
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-306) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the unexpected consequences of Christian missionary encounters / Heather J. Sharkey -- Conflicting conversions and unexpected Christianities in Central Africa / David M. Gordon -- Church versus country: Palestinian Arab Episcopalians, nationalism, and revolt, 1936-39 / Laura Robson -- Missionaries and ethnography in the service of litigation: Hindu law and Christian custom in India's Deccan, 1750-1863 / Chandra Mallampalli -- Hybridity, parody, and contempt: Buddhist responses to Christian missions in Sri Lanka / Stephen C. Berkwitz -- The Port Said orphan scandal of 1933: colonialism, Islamism, and the Egyptian welfare state / Beth Baron -- Robert Moffat and the invention of Christianity in South Africa / Paul S. Landau -- Missionaries and the making of colonial notables: conversions to modernity in Eritrea and Ethiopia, 1890-1935 / James De Lorenzi -- The scholar-missionaries of the Basel Mission in southwest India: language, identity, and knowledge in flux / Mrinalini Sebastian -- The gospel in Arabic tongues: British Bible distribution, evangelical mission, and language politics in North Africa / Heather J. Sharkey
Control code
ocn880148042
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815652205
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1hz9tbb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880148042
Label
Cultural conversions : unexpected consequences of Christian missionary encounters in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia, edited by Heather J. Sharkey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-306) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the unexpected consequences of Christian missionary encounters / Heather J. Sharkey -- Conflicting conversions and unexpected Christianities in Central Africa / David M. Gordon -- Church versus country: Palestinian Arab Episcopalians, nationalism, and revolt, 1936-39 / Laura Robson -- Missionaries and ethnography in the service of litigation: Hindu law and Christian custom in India's Deccan, 1750-1863 / Chandra Mallampalli -- Hybridity, parody, and contempt: Buddhist responses to Christian missions in Sri Lanka / Stephen C. Berkwitz -- The Port Said orphan scandal of 1933: colonialism, Islamism, and the Egyptian welfare state / Beth Baron -- Robert Moffat and the invention of Christianity in South Africa / Paul S. Landau -- Missionaries and the making of colonial notables: conversions to modernity in Eritrea and Ethiopia, 1890-1935 / James De Lorenzi -- The scholar-missionaries of the Basel Mission in southwest India: language, identity, and knowledge in flux / Mrinalini Sebastian -- The gospel in Arabic tongues: British Bible distribution, evangelical mission, and language politics in North Africa / Heather J. Sharkey
Control code
ocn880148042
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815652205
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1hz9tbb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880148042

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