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The Resource Christian moderns : freedom and fetish in the mission encounter, Webb Keane

Christian moderns : freedom and fetish in the mission encounter, Webb Keane

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Christian moderns : freedom and fetish in the mission encounter
Title
Christian moderns
Title remainder
freedom and fetish in the mission encounter
Statement of responsibility
Webb Keane
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Across much of the postcolonial world, Christianity has often become inseparable from ideas and practices linking the concept of modernity to that of human emancipation. To explore these links, Webb Keane undertakes a rich ethnographic study of the century-long encounter, from the colonial Dutch East Indies to post-independence Indonesia, among Calvinist missionaries, their converts, and those who resist conversion. Keane's analysis of their struggles over such things as prayers, offerings, and the value of money challenges familiar notions about agency. Through its exploration of language, ma
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Is part of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keane, Webb
Dewey number
306.6/66425986
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BV3340
LC item number
.K38 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The anthropology of Christianity
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missions
  • Missions, Dutch
  • Calvinism
  • Religion and culture
  • Conversion
  • Netherlands
  • Indonesia
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • RELIGION
  • Calvinism
  • Conversion
  • Missions
  • Missions, Dutch
  • Religion
  • Religion and culture
  • Indonesia
  • Netherlands
  • Religion
  • Philosophy & Religion
  • Christianity
Label
Christian moderns : freedom and fetish in the mission encounter, Webb Keane
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-314) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Religion's reach -- Beliefs, words, and selves -- Religion, culture, and the colonies -- Conversion's histories -- Umbu Neka's conversion -- Fetishism and the word -- Modern sincerity -- Materialism, missionaries, and modern subjects -- Text, act, objectifications -- Money is no object
Control code
77833821
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 323 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520939219
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
99955096174
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt5k04
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)77833821
Label
Christian moderns : freedom and fetish in the mission encounter, Webb Keane
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-314) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Religion's reach -- Beliefs, words, and selves -- Religion, culture, and the colonies -- Conversion's histories -- Umbu Neka's conversion -- Fetishism and the word -- Modern sincerity -- Materialism, missionaries, and modern subjects -- Text, act, objectifications -- Money is no object
Control code
77833821
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 323 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520939219
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
99955096174
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt5k04
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)77833821

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