The Resource Uniquely African? : African Christian identity from cultural and historical perspectives, edited by James L. Cox and Gerrie ter Haar

Uniquely African? : African Christian identity from cultural and historical perspectives, edited by James L. Cox and Gerrie ter Haar

Label
Uniquely African? : African Christian identity from cultural and historical perspectives
Title
Uniquely African?
Title remainder
African Christian identity from cultural and historical perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by James L. Cox and Gerrie ter Haar
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
BR1430
LC item number
.U55 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cox, James L.
  • Haar, Gerrie ter
Series statement
Religion in contemporary Africa series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Christianity
Label
Uniquely African? : African Christian identity from cultural and historical perspectives, edited by James L. Cox and Gerrie ter Haar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-297) and indexes
Contents
Preface : setting the context : the African Christianity project and institutional self-reflexivity / James L. Cox -- Introduction : what role do institutions of theology and religious studies play in the engagement with African cultural dynamics? / Leslie E.T. Shyllon -- African identities as the projection of Western alterity / James L. Cox -- Knowing the African : Edwin W. Smith and the invention of African traditional religion / Henk J. Van Rinsum -- Educational institutions in Igboland : Christian engagement with societal challenges / U.D. Anyanwu -- Christianity and African culture : religious challenges / Mercy Amba Oduyoye -- Christianity in a pluralistic context : religious challenges in Zimbabwe / Ezra Chitando -- Church life, civil society, and democratization in Malawi, 1992-96 / Kenneth R. Ross -- Christianity and national development in West Africa : dilemmas and possibilities / Gustav H.K. Deveneaux -- Christianity and national identity in Ghana : religious perspectives / Elom Dovlo -- Christian missions and nation building in Ghana : an historical evaluation / Robert Addo-Fenning -- 'Globecalisation' and religion : the Pentecostal model in contemporary Africa / Ogbo U. Kalu -- Old wine in new bottles : prophetic experiences in the celestial Church of Christ / Afe Adogame -- 'African' Christians or 'Christian' Africans in Europe? : issues in self-definition / Gerrie ter Haar
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 310 p.
Isbn
9781592211142
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
20030154 59
Other control number
004948149
System control number
(OCoLC)52631247
Label
Uniquely African? : African Christian identity from cultural and historical perspectives, edited by James L. Cox and Gerrie ter Haar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-297) and indexes
Contents
Preface : setting the context : the African Christianity project and institutional self-reflexivity / James L. Cox -- Introduction : what role do institutions of theology and religious studies play in the engagement with African cultural dynamics? / Leslie E.T. Shyllon -- African identities as the projection of Western alterity / James L. Cox -- Knowing the African : Edwin W. Smith and the invention of African traditional religion / Henk J. Van Rinsum -- Educational institutions in Igboland : Christian engagement with societal challenges / U.D. Anyanwu -- Christianity and African culture : religious challenges / Mercy Amba Oduyoye -- Christianity in a pluralistic context : religious challenges in Zimbabwe / Ezra Chitando -- Church life, civil society, and democratization in Malawi, 1992-96 / Kenneth R. Ross -- Christianity and national development in West Africa : dilemmas and possibilities / Gustav H.K. Deveneaux -- Christianity and national identity in Ghana : religious perspectives / Elom Dovlo -- Christian missions and nation building in Ghana : an historical evaluation / Robert Addo-Fenning -- 'Globecalisation' and religion : the Pentecostal model in contemporary Africa / Ogbo U. Kalu -- Old wine in new bottles : prophetic experiences in the celestial Church of Christ / Afe Adogame -- 'African' Christians or 'Christian' Africans in Europe? : issues in self-definition / Gerrie ter Haar
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 310 p.
Isbn
9781592211142
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
20030154 59
Other control number
004948149
System control number
(OCoLC)52631247

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