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The stolen Bible : from tool of imperialism to African icon, by Gerald O. West

Label
The stolen Bible : from tool of imperialism to African icon
Title
The stolen Bible
Title remainder
from tool of imperialism to African icon
Statement of responsibility
by Gerald O. West
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
West, Gerald O
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BS447.5.A35
LC item number
W47 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Biblical interpretation series,
Series volume
volume 144
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black theology
  • Christianity and culture
  • Christian literature, Dutch
  • Africa
Label
The stolen Bible : from tool of imperialism to African icon, by Gerald O. West
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 563-594) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the distinct Bible -- Prologue: the African Bible -- The African Bible: Mediterranean North Africa -- The African Bible: Coptic, Nubian, and Ethiopian North Africa -- The Imperial Bible: sub-Saharan or tropical Africa -- The Imperial Bible -- The empires' Bibles: Portuguese East Africa and Dutch South Africa -- The folk Bible: religion at sea -- The constrained Bible: bartering cattle -- The prescribed Bible: the role of the sick-comforter -- The retributive Bible: towards seizing African cattle -- The mundane Bible: company rhythms at the Cape -- The indigenous Bible: land and cattle as religion -- The local Bible: religions of extraction and subsistence -- The irrupting Bible: religion in an African context -- The revealed Bible -- The bartered Bible: trader-missionary travellers -- The covered Bible: Burchell's visit -- The uncovered Bible: Campbell's visit -- The probed Bible: conversations with Mothibi -- The dislocated Bible -- The unsettled Bible: negotiating place -- The relocated Bible: Hamilton's mundane mission -- The embroiled Bible: Hamilton manages the mission -- The eternal Bible: Hamilton's message -- The disruptive Bible: an unstable interior -- The observed Bible: the African gaze -- The translated Bible -- The theological Bible: Moffat's message -- The vernacular Bible: Moffat's language labours -- The military Bible: Moffat's mixed message -- The short and simple Bible: Moffat's ABC -- The (m)aligned Bible: Moffat's temporal and eternal message -- The instructive Bible: Moffat's mode of translation -- The appropriated Bible -- The cultural Bible: African culture as Africa's old testament -- The liberating Bible: Isaiah Shembe's Bible -- The oral/aural Bible: Shembe's law -- The re-written Bible: Shembe's teaching -- The liturgical Bible: maidens performing the Bible -- The communal Bible: corporate interpretation -- The contested Bible -- The trustworthy Bible: the book of hope -- The ideological Bible: the oppressive voices of the Bible -- The black Bible: what it means 'to have' the Bible -- The Africans' Bible: other African theologies -- The embodied Bible -- The Marabi Bible: corporate preachings of the Bible -- The sung Bible: the cadences of death -- Mbuli's Bible: re-citing the Bible -- The HIV Bible: the wages of sin and a word of hope -- The AIDS Bible: the beast in the Bible -- The narrative Bible: African commentary in art -- The apocalyptic Bible: the 'son of man' in South Africa -- The public Bible -- The RDP Bible: the Bible re-enters the public realm -- Mbeki's Bible: separating the moral and economic spheres -- The church theology Bible: after prophetic theology -- Mandela's Bible: Mandela's Methodism -- The ANC Bible: the RDP of the soul -- Zuma's Bible: a more popular religion -- Ramaphosa's Bible: the re-redeployed Bible -- Epilogue: the iconic Bible -- The football fans' Bible: conjuring the Bible -- Abahlali's Bible: the Bible among the social movements -- The people's Bible: getting the cattle back
Control code
945029760
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 626 pages
Isbn
9789004322752
Lccn
2016018776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)945029760
Label
The stolen Bible : from tool of imperialism to African icon, by Gerald O. West
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 563-594) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the distinct Bible -- Prologue: the African Bible -- The African Bible: Mediterranean North Africa -- The African Bible: Coptic, Nubian, and Ethiopian North Africa -- The Imperial Bible: sub-Saharan or tropical Africa -- The Imperial Bible -- The empires' Bibles: Portuguese East Africa and Dutch South Africa -- The folk Bible: religion at sea -- The constrained Bible: bartering cattle -- The prescribed Bible: the role of the sick-comforter -- The retributive Bible: towards seizing African cattle -- The mundane Bible: company rhythms at the Cape -- The indigenous Bible: land and cattle as religion -- The local Bible: religions of extraction and subsistence -- The irrupting Bible: religion in an African context -- The revealed Bible -- The bartered Bible: trader-missionary travellers -- The covered Bible: Burchell's visit -- The uncovered Bible: Campbell's visit -- The probed Bible: conversations with Mothibi -- The dislocated Bible -- The unsettled Bible: negotiating place -- The relocated Bible: Hamilton's mundane mission -- The embroiled Bible: Hamilton manages the mission -- The eternal Bible: Hamilton's message -- The disruptive Bible: an unstable interior -- The observed Bible: the African gaze -- The translated Bible -- The theological Bible: Moffat's message -- The vernacular Bible: Moffat's language labours -- The military Bible: Moffat's mixed message -- The short and simple Bible: Moffat's ABC -- The (m)aligned Bible: Moffat's temporal and eternal message -- The instructive Bible: Moffat's mode of translation -- The appropriated Bible -- The cultural Bible: African culture as Africa's old testament -- The liberating Bible: Isaiah Shembe's Bible -- The oral/aural Bible: Shembe's law -- The re-written Bible: Shembe's teaching -- The liturgical Bible: maidens performing the Bible -- The communal Bible: corporate interpretation -- The contested Bible -- The trustworthy Bible: the book of hope -- The ideological Bible: the oppressive voices of the Bible -- The black Bible: what it means 'to have' the Bible -- The Africans' Bible: other African theologies -- The embodied Bible -- The Marabi Bible: corporate preachings of the Bible -- The sung Bible: the cadences of death -- Mbuli's Bible: re-citing the Bible -- The HIV Bible: the wages of sin and a word of hope -- The AIDS Bible: the beast in the Bible -- The narrative Bible: African commentary in art -- The apocalyptic Bible: the 'son of man' in South Africa -- The public Bible -- The RDP Bible: the Bible re-enters the public realm -- Mbeki's Bible: separating the moral and economic spheres -- The church theology Bible: after prophetic theology -- Mandela's Bible: Mandela's Methodism -- The ANC Bible: the RDP of the soul -- Zuma's Bible: a more popular religion -- Ramaphosa's Bible: the re-redeployed Bible -- Epilogue: the iconic Bible -- The football fans' Bible: conjuring the Bible -- Abahlali's Bible: the Bible among the social movements -- The people's Bible: getting the cattle back
Control code
945029760
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 626 pages
Isbn
9789004322752
Lccn
2016018776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)945029760

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