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The Resource Conversion to Christianity : historical and anthropological perspectives on a great transformation, edited and with an introduction by Robert W. Hefner, (electronic resource)

Conversion to Christianity : historical and anthropological perspectives on a great transformation, edited and with an introduction by Robert W. Hefner, (electronic resource)

Label
Conversion to Christianity : historical and anthropological perspectives on a great transformation
Title
Conversion to Christianity
Title remainder
historical and anthropological perspectives on a great transformation
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Robert W. Hefner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
248.2/4
LC call number
BV4916
LC item number
.C67 1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hefner, Robert W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conversion
  • Christian converts
  • Missions
  • Religion and politics
  • Religion and culture
Label
Conversion to Christianity : historical and anthropological perspectives on a great transformation, edited and with an introduction by Robert W. Hefner, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
World building and the rationality of conversion / Robert W. Hefner -- From the Jesus movement toward institutional church / Howard Clark Kee -- The local and the global in southern African religious history / Terence Ranger -- Of faith and commitment, Christian conversion in Muslim Java / Robert W. Hefner -- Conversion and colonialism in northern Mexico / William L. Merrill -- Conversion and community in Amazonia / Donald K. Pollock -- We are Ekelesia [sic] / John Barker -- Religion, morality, and prophetic traditions / Aram A. Yengoyan -- Why the Thai are not Christians / Charles F. Keyes -- The glyphomancy factor / David K. Jordan -- Boundaries and horizons / Peter Wood
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000130304
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 326 pages
Isbn
9780520078352
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
92003113
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000130304
Label
Conversion to Christianity : historical and anthropological perspectives on a great transformation, edited and with an introduction by Robert W. Hefner, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
World building and the rationality of conversion / Robert W. Hefner -- From the Jesus movement toward institutional church / Howard Clark Kee -- The local and the global in southern African religious history / Terence Ranger -- Of faith and commitment, Christian conversion in Muslim Java / Robert W. Hefner -- Conversion and colonialism in northern Mexico / William L. Merrill -- Conversion and community in Amazonia / Donald K. Pollock -- We are Ekelesia [sic] / John Barker -- Religion, morality, and prophetic traditions / Aram A. Yengoyan -- Why the Thai are not Christians / Charles F. Keyes -- The glyphomancy factor / David K. Jordan -- Boundaries and horizons / Peter Wood
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000130304
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 326 pages
Isbn
9780520078352
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
92003113
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000130304

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