American Christianities

Author: Catherine A. Brekus
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807869147
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This volume of twenty-two original essays, contributed by a group of prominent thinkers in American religious studies, provides a sophisticated understanding of both the diversity and the alliances among Christianities in the United States ...

Head And Heart

Author: Garry Wills
Publisher: Penguin
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A historical examination of what led to modern religious tensions addresses such topics as the Enlightenment era of the eighteenth century, the separation of church and state, and the free-market environment that has enabled religion to ...

Chinese Christianity

Author: Ziming Wu
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004225749
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In the first ses- sion, there were four papers discussing the general concept of
World Christianity, with examples drawn from european and american
Christianities; whereas in the second session, there were four other papers
reporting the ...

Christianity As A World Religion

Author: Sebastian Kim
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472569377
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Fully updated throughout, this second edition now includes: - A new chapter covering Christianity in Oceania - Further analysis of the early growth of Christianity in Asia and Africa - Coverage of research trends in migration, theologies of ...

Christianities In Asia

Author: Peter C. Phan
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444392603
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In this scenario, Christianity seems better placed than Buddhism and Hinduism
as it gathers members of both the communities to play a vital role in bringing
about better ... II: 1500 to 1900, American Societyof Missiology Series, No.

Christianity And Race In The American South

Author: Paul Harvey
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022641549X
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In Christianity and Race in the American South, Paul Harvey gives us a narrative history of the South as it integrates into the story of religious history, fundamentally transforming our understanding of the importance of American ...

Christianities In Migration

Author: Peter C. Phan
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137031646
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This book migrates through continents, regions, nations, and villages, in order to tell the stories of diverse kinds of nomadic dwellers.

The New Shape Of World Christianity

Author: Mark A. Noll
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 0830828478
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The best conclusion to be reached at this point in time about the relation of
American Christianity to world Christianity is a modest one. In recent decades
world Christian movements, especially Protestant and independent movements,
have ...

Race Nation And Religion In The Americas

Author: Henry Goldschmidt
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195149180
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Christianities. Throughout the Americas, from colonial contact through the
present day, one of the structuring principles of racial hierarchy and identity has
been the imagined—and often enough brutally enforced—supe- riority of “White”
people ...

An Unpredictable Gospel

Author: Jay Riley Case
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199772320
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Jay Case examines the efforts of American evangelical missionaries, arguing that if they were agents of imperialism they were poor ones. Western missionaries had a dismal record of converting non-Westerners to Christianity.