The Resource An urban strategy for Africa, Timothy Monsma

An urban strategy for Africa, Timothy Monsma

Label
An urban strategy for Africa
Title
An urban strategy for Africa
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Monsma
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Monsma, Timothy M.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BV637
LC item number
.M59
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City churches
  • Missions
  • Urbanization
  • Paroisses urbaines
  • Missions
  • Urbanisation
  • City churches
  • Missions
  • Social conditions
  • Urbanization
  • Kirche
  • Soziale Situation
  • Stadt
  • Verstädterung
  • Africa
  • Afrique
  • Africa
  • Afrika
Label
An urban strategy for Africa, Timothy Monsma
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 153-170
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: the increasing urbanization of Africa -- 1. Forces creating urban growth -- Agriculture -- Trade -- Warfare -- Government -- Industrialization -- Schools -- Urban pull -- Internal growth -- 2. Urban complexity -- Understanding the city -- The city as an organism -- The city as an ethnic conglomerate -- Urban problems -- 3.The emergence of social classes -- The upper class -- The middle class -- The lower class -- Relations among the classes -- Combining West and South in the city -- Part 2: the church in urban Africa -- 4. Sources of numerical growth -- Transfer growth -- Conversion growth -- Internal growth -- The schools and growth -- The possibility of greater growth -- 5. Examples of structural growth -- Physical facilities -- Central church and outlying chapels -- African homogeneous units -- Interdependence of the units -- Unity in diversity -- A national network -- 6. The need for spiritual growth -- Secularism in Africa -- The sheep that stray -- Single adults -- Part 3: a program for growing urban churches -- 7. Creating urban relevance: contextualization -- Ministering to Westernized Africans -- A holistic approach to urban problems -- Formal education and material wealth -- African urban theology -- 8. Being salt and light in the city -- The schools -- Economics -- Politics -- Recreation -- 9. Urban churches at work -- Solving the leadership crisis -- Meaningful worship -- Effective instruction -- Relevant evangelism -- 10. Missionary agencies -- The changing role of missionaries -- Leadership training -- Specialized urban ministries -- Preserving Biblical priorities
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 175 pages
Isbn
9780878084302
Lccn
79011273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
006151577
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04774706
  • (OCoLC)ocm04774706
Label
An urban strategy for Africa, Timothy Monsma
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 153-170
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: the increasing urbanization of Africa -- 1. Forces creating urban growth -- Agriculture -- Trade -- Warfare -- Government -- Industrialization -- Schools -- Urban pull -- Internal growth -- 2. Urban complexity -- Understanding the city -- The city as an organism -- The city as an ethnic conglomerate -- Urban problems -- 3.The emergence of social classes -- The upper class -- The middle class -- The lower class -- Relations among the classes -- Combining West and South in the city -- Part 2: the church in urban Africa -- 4. Sources of numerical growth -- Transfer growth -- Conversion growth -- Internal growth -- The schools and growth -- The possibility of greater growth -- 5. Examples of structural growth -- Physical facilities -- Central church and outlying chapels -- African homogeneous units -- Interdependence of the units -- Unity in diversity -- A national network -- 6. The need for spiritual growth -- Secularism in Africa -- The sheep that stray -- Single adults -- Part 3: a program for growing urban churches -- 7. Creating urban relevance: contextualization -- Ministering to Westernized Africans -- A holistic approach to urban problems -- Formal education and material wealth -- African urban theology -- 8. Being salt and light in the city -- The schools -- Economics -- Politics -- Recreation -- 9. Urban churches at work -- Solving the leadership crisis -- Meaningful worship -- Effective instruction -- Relevant evangelism -- 10. Missionary agencies -- The changing role of missionaries -- Leadership training -- Specialized urban ministries -- Preserving Biblical priorities
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 175 pages
Isbn
9780878084302
Lccn
79011273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
006151577
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04774706
  • (OCoLC)ocm04774706

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