The Resource Christianity and Xhosa tradition : belief and ritual among Xhosa-speaking Christians, B.A. Pauw

Christianity and Xhosa tradition : belief and ritual among Xhosa-speaking Christians, B.A. Pauw

Label
Christianity and Xhosa tradition : belief and ritual among Xhosa-speaking Christians
Title
Christianity and Xhosa tradition
Title remainder
belief and ritual among Xhosa-speaking Christians
Statement of responsibility
B.A. Pauw
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pauw, B. A.
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • BR1450
  • BL2480.B3
LC item number
  • .P38
  • P38
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christians
  • Xhosa (African people)
  • Xhosa (African people)
  • Christians
  • Xhosa (African people)
  • Xhosa (African people)
  • Xhosa (volk)
  • Riten
  • Christendom
  • Christentum
  • Stamm (Ethnologie)
  • South Africa
  • Xhosa
Label
Christianity and Xhosa tradition : belief and ritual among Xhosa-speaking Christians, B.A. Pauw
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 366-376
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The growth of churches among the Xhosa-speaking Nguni -- Christianity in Xhosa society -- Two traditions -- The meaning of the church and Christianity -- Mortuary rituals of Xhosa Christians -- In the ancestor's care -- Ancestor rituals among Christians -- A case study: unveiling of tombstones -- Conflict or synthesis -- Witchcraft, Xhosa medicine and diviners -- A prayer-movment: 'news of salvation' -- Salvation here and now -- Values and interests -- General conclusions
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 390 pages, 4 leaves of plates
Isbn
9780195700466
Lccn
75325209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01682101
  • (OCoLC)ocm01682101
Label
Christianity and Xhosa tradition : belief and ritual among Xhosa-speaking Christians, B.A. Pauw
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 366-376
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The growth of churches among the Xhosa-speaking Nguni -- Christianity in Xhosa society -- Two traditions -- The meaning of the church and Christianity -- Mortuary rituals of Xhosa Christians -- In the ancestor's care -- Ancestor rituals among Christians -- A case study: unveiling of tombstones -- Conflict or synthesis -- Witchcraft, Xhosa medicine and diviners -- A prayer-movment: 'news of salvation' -- Salvation here and now -- Values and interests -- General conclusions
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 390 pages, 4 leaves of plates
Isbn
9780195700466
Lccn
75325209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01682101
  • (OCoLC)ocm01682101

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