David Griffiths and the Missionary “History of Madagascar”

By Gwyn Campbell

Status: 
€259,00
$318.00
ISBN13: 
9789004209800
E-ISBN: 
9789004195189
Publication Date: 
April 2012
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xxiv, 1042 pp.
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ISSN: 
0924-9389
Volume: 
41

by Samir Boulos (University of Zurich)

In European Evangelicals in Egypt (1900-1956) Samir Boulos investigates cultural exchange processes between European missionaries and Egyptian society in the first half of the twentieth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
48
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315006
E-ISBN: 
9789004322233
Publication date: 
July 2016
€132,00
$158.00

by Thomas S. R. O Flynn OP

The Western Christian Presence in the Russias and Qājār Persia, c.1760–c.1870 recalls two long neglected European and North American missionary ventures in the Caucasus and Imperial Persia. It investigates the activities of Protestant and Catholic missionaries and provides valuable insights on...
Series: 
Volume: 
47
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004163997
Expected: 
September 2016
€199,00
$258.00

by Peggy Brock (Edith Cowan University), Norman Etherington, Gareth Griffiths, and Jacqueline Van Gent.

This is the first full-length historical study of indigenous evangelists across a range of societies, geographical regions and colonial regimes and the first to focus on the complex issues of authority surrounding the evangelists
Series: 
Volume: 
46
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299146
E-ISBN: 
9789004299344
Publication date: 
September 2015
€115,00
$149.00

by Julia Hauser (Universität Göttingen)

In German Religious Women in Late Ottoman Beirut. Competing Missions, Julia Hauser offers a critical analysis of the German Protestant Kaiserswerth deaconesses’ establishment in late Ottoman Beirut as situated within the larger field of educational development in the city.
Series: 
Volume: 
45
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282490
E-ISBN: 
9789004290785
Publication date: 
April 2015
€140,00
$181.00

By Ingie Hovland.

In Mission Station Christianity, Ingie Hovland presents an anthropological history of the Norwegian missionaries in nineteenth-century colonial Natal and Zululand (Southern Africa), focusing especially on how their mission station spaces influenced their daily Christianity, and vice versa.
Series: 
Volume: 
44
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254886
E-ISBN: 
9789004257405
Publication date: 
August 2013
€118,00
$141.00

by John M. Flannery (Associate Member, Centre for Eastern Christianity, Heythrop College, University of London)

In The Mission of the Portuguese Augustinians to Persia and Beyond (1602-1747), John M. Flannery examines aspects of the establishment and activities of the Portuguese Augustinian mission in Persia and subsequent missions to Georgia and Basra.
Series: 
Volume: 
43
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004243828
E-ISBN: 
9789004247703
Publication date: 
March 2013
€121,00
$156.00

by Karina Hestad Skeie

In Building God’s Kingdom Karina Hestad Skeie analyzes Malagasy influence on the nineteenth century Norwegian mission in highland Madagascar. Exploring the encounters' material, spatial and symbolic aspects, the study reveals the complex dynamics of mission encounters.
Series: 
Volume: 
42
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004240827
E-ISBN: 
9789004242128
Publication date: 
November 2012
€121,00
$156.00

Edited by Hilde Nielssen, Inger Marie Okkenhaug, Karina Hestad Skeie

This book makes visible an important but neglected aspect of Christian missions: its transnational character. Missionaries considered themselves global actors, yet they operated within a variety of nation-states. The volume demonstrates how processes on a national level are closely linked to...
Series: 
Volume: 
40
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004202986
E-ISBN: 
9789004207691
Publication date: 
July 2011
€125,00
$154.00

Ulrike Sill

This book offers a detailed study of how the practices and notions of the Basel Mission regarding women and gender were received, conceptualised and negotiated in local terms in pre and early colonial Ghanaian societies, 1843-1885.
Series: 
Volume: 
39
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004188884
E-ISBN: 
9789004193734
Publication date: 
July 2010
€153,00
$188.00

By Felicity Jensz

This book is a nuanced critique of German Moravian missionaries’ work amongst indigenous Australians within British colonial Australia. It examines tensions between religion and politics and the strained positions in which the missionaries found themselves working within a settler society.
Series: 
Volume: 
38
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179219
E-ISBN: 
9789004181533
Publication date: 
January 2010
€116,00
$142.00

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