Converting Colonialism: Vision and Realities in Mission History, 1706-1914

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Series: Studies in the History of Christian Missions (SHCM) In this volume, leading historians of Christianity in the non-Western world examine the relationship between missionaries and nineteenth-century European colonialism, and between indigenous converts and the colonial contexts in which they lived. Forced to operate within a political framework of European expansionism that lay outside their power to control, missionaries and early converts variously attempted to co-opt certain aspects of colonialism and to change ...

Converting Colonialism: Vision and Realities in Mission History, 1706-1914 2008, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, Grand Rapids, MI

ISBN-13: 9780802817631

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