The Quality of Heroic Living, of High Endeavour and Adventure

Anglican Mission, Women and Education in Palestine, 1888-1948

Inger Marie Okkenhaug

Status: 
€152,00
$198.00
ISBN13: 
9789004126732
Publication Date: 
August 2002
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xxxviii, 360 pp. 4 illus.
Imprint: 
Language: 
Volume: 
27
ISSN: 
0924-9389

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

Series: 
Volume: 
46
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299146
Expected: 
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
€111,00
$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
€114,00
$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
€114,00
$156.00

By Gwyn Campbell

This book reveals the hitherto hidden history of inter-missionary dispute that split the first LMS mission to Madagascar. Focussing on David Griffiths, whose pivotal role was concealed by the LMS, it suggests that Welsh-English rivalry moulded the mission’s destiny.
Series: 
Volume: 
41
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004209800
E-ISBN: 
9789004195189
Publication date: 
April 2012
€244,00
$318.00

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
€118,00
$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
€144,00
$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
€109,00
$142.00

Tomas Sundnes Drønen

Describing a fascinating case from the modern mission movement in Africa, this book offers new and valuable insight from the encounter between the Dii people and Norwegian missionaries. Spiritual and social changes were results of fascination, miscommunication and constant negotiation in a...
Series: 
Volume: 
37
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177543
E-ISBN: 
9789047430988
Publication date: 
August 2009
€115,00
$150.00

Pages