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By Dana L. Robert

Series: Studies within the historical past of Christian Missions (SHCM)In this quantity, top historians of Christianity within the non-Western international study the connection among missionaries and nineteenth-century eu colonialism, and among indigenous converts and the colonial contexts during which they lived. compelled to function inside of a political framework of eu expansionism that lay open air their strength to regulate, missionaries and early converts variously tried to co-opt definite points of colonialism and to alter what appeared prejudicial to gospel values.These members are the leading historians of their fields, and the concrete ancient events that they discover exhibit the genuine complexity of missionary efforts to "convert" colonialism.Contributors: J. F. Ade Ajayi
Roy Bridges
Richard Elphick
Eleanor Jackson
Daniel Jeyaraj
Andrew Porter
Dan L. Robert
R. G. Tiedemann
C. Peter Williams

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