The Resource Christianity and Public Culture in Africa, edited by Harri Englund, (electronic resource)

Christianity and Public Culture in Africa, edited by Harri Englund, (electronic resource)

Label
Christianity and Public Culture in Africa
Title
Christianity and Public Culture in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harri Englund
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Christianity and Public Culture in Africa takes readers beyond familiar images of religious politicians and populations steeped in spirituality. It shows how critical reason and Christian convictions have combined in surprising ways as African Christians confront issues such as national constitutions, gender relations, and the continuing struggle with HIV/AIDS. The wide-ranging essays included here explore rural Africa and the continent's major cities, colonial and missionary legacies, and mass media images in the twenty-first century. They also reveal the diversity of Pentecostalism in Afri
Member of
Cataloging source
MdBmJHUP
Dewey number
261.70967
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BR1430
LC item number
.C475 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Englund, Harri
Series statement
Cambridge Centre of African Studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christianity and culture
  • Christianity and politics
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
Label
Christianity and Public Culture in Africa, edited by Harri Englund, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
pt. 1. Missionary and nationalist encounters -- pt. 2. Patriarchy and public culture -- pt. 3. A plurality of pentecostal publics
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821443668
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1743629
  • (OCoLC)884016820
  • (SSID)ssj0000467669
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11309411
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000467669
  • (PQKBWorkID)10490295
  • (PQKB)10634144
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1743629
  • (OCoLC)715271317
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse2862
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000081248
Label
Christianity and Public Culture in Africa, edited by Harri Englund, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
pt. 1. Missionary and nationalist encounters -- pt. 2. Patriarchy and public culture -- pt. 3. A plurality of pentecostal publics
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821443668
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1743629
  • (OCoLC)884016820
  • (SSID)ssj0000467669
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11309411
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000467669
  • (PQKBWorkID)10490295
  • (PQKB)10634144
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1743629
  • (OCoLC)715271317
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse2862
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000081248

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