By Dana L. Robert

Series: Studies within the background of Christian Missions (SHCM)In this quantity, top historians of Christianity within the non-Western global learn the connection among missionaries and nineteenth-century eu colonialism, and among indigenous converts and the colonial contexts during which they lived. pressured to function inside of a political framework of eu expansionism that lay outdoors their energy to regulate, missionaries and early converts variously tried to co-opt sure 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 convey the true 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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