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Title Missions and empire [electronic resource] / Norman Etherington, editor.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 332 p.
Series The Oxford history of the British Empire companion series
Oxford history of the British Empire companion series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prelude: the Christianizing of British America / Eliga H. Gould -- An overview, 1700-1914 / Andrew Porter -- Humanitarians and white settlers in the nineteenth century / Alan Lester -- Where the missionary frontier ran ahead of empire / John Barker -- Christian missions and the Raj / Robert Eric Frykenberg -- New Christians as evangelists / Peggy Brock -- 'Trained to tell the truth': missionaries, converts, and narration / Gareth Griffiths -- Women and cultural exchanges / Patricia Grimshaw and Peter Sherlock -- Language / Paul Landau -- New religious movements / Rober Edgar -- Anthropology / Patrick Harries -- Education and medicine / Norman Etherington -- Decolonization / David Maxwell.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Missions, British -- History.
Christianity and politics -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.
Imperialism -- History.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Religion.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Etherington, Norman.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0199253471 (alk. paper)

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