A History of African Christianity 1950-1975
By (author) Adrian Hastings
Normal Price: $84.95
Your Price: $76.46 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $8.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.82 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
History of African Christianity 1950-1975 by Adrian Hastings
Book DescriptionThe churches in Africa probably constitute the most important growth area for Christianity in the second half of the twentieth century. From being a number of rather tightly controlled 'mission fields' zealously guarded by the great missionary societies, Catholic and Protestant, they have emerged across the last decades in bewildering variety to selfhood, a membership of close on a hundred million adherents and an influential role both within their own societies and in the world Church. This book surveys the history of Christianity throughout sub-Saharan Africa during the third quarter of this century. It begins in 1950 at a time when the churches were still for the most part emphatically part of the colonial order and it takes the story on from there across the coming of political independence and the transformations of the 1960s and early 1970s.
Buy History of African Christianity 1950-1975 book by Adrian Hastings from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521293976
(228mm x 152mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 17-May-1979
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Adrian Hastings
Good Consultation Guide for Nurses, Paperback (September 2006)
Intended for nurses, this guide aims to improve the skills and knowledge required to consult effectively with patients. It is designed for use in daily practice, and as an aid for professional development. It introduces the concept - The 'Consultation Assessment and Improvement Instrument for Nurses' (CAIIN).
Oxford Companion to Christian Thought, Hardback (October 2000)
'The Oxford Companion to Christian Thought' is an authoritative guide to the intellectual, spiritual, and moral legacy of Christianity. It focuses on the broad sweep of ideas rather than factual detail, surveying all traditions and centuries but concentrating more on the present than the past. Ecumenical opinion is gathered from 260 contributors.
Construction of Nationhood, Paperback (November 1997)
An original and challenging 1997 book on the meaning of nationalism, ethnicity and nationhood.
Cantuar, Paperback (August 1997)» View all books by Adrian Hastings
Celebrating the 1500th anniversary of the arrival of St Augustine in Britain in 497, this revised edition provides a history of the archbishops of Canterbury from Augustine to the present day. The final chapter gives a new perspective from 1988, when the bishops last met at the Lambeth Conference.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about History of African Christianity 1950-1975 book by Adrian Hastings and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.