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The Resource Conversion to modernities : the globalization of Christianity, edited by Peter van der Veer

Conversion to modernities : the globalization of Christianity, edited by Peter van der Veer

Label
Conversion to modernities : the globalization of Christianity
Title
Conversion to modernities
Title remainder
the globalization of Christianity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter van der Veer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Veer, Peter van der
Series statement
Zones of religion
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  • Conversion
  • Church history
  • Indigenous peoples
Label
Conversion to modernities : the globalization of Christianity, edited by Peter van der Veer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers presented at a conference held at the Research Centre of Religion and Society of the University of Amsterdam, June 1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Preface
  • Introduction/
  • Peter van der Veer
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Politics of Protestant Conversion to Catholicism in Seventeenth-Century France/
  • Keith P. Luria
  • p. 23
  • 2.
  • Different Road to God: The Protestant Experience of Conversion in the Sixteenth Century/
  • Judith Pollmann
  • p. 47
  • 3.
  • Nineteenth-Century Representations of Missionary Conversion and the Transformation of Western Christianity/
  • Peter van Rooden
  • p. 65
  • 4.
  • Religious Conversion and the Politics of Dissent/
  • Gauri Viswanathan
  • p. 89
  • 5.
  • Conversion of Caste: Location, Translation, and Appropriation/
  • Nicholas B. Dirks
  • p. 115
  • 6.
  • Materialism, Missionaries, and Modern Subjects in Colonial Indonesia/
  • Webb Keane
  • p. 137
  • 7.
  • Serial Conversion/Conversion to Seriality: Religion, State, and Number in Aru, Eastern Indonesia/
  • Patricia Spyer
  • p. 171
  • 8.
  • Modernity and Enchantment: The Image of the Devil in Popular African Christianity/
  • Birgit Meyer
  • p. 199
  • 9.
  • Devils, Holy Spirits, and the Swollen God: Translation, Conversion and Colonial Power in the Marist Mission, Vanuatu, 1887-1934/
  • Margaret Jolly
  • p. 231
  • 10.
  • Comments on Conversion/
  • Talal Asad
  • p. 263
  • Contributors.
  • p. 275
  • Index.
  • p. 279
Control code
ocm32396794
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
[vii], 287 p.
Isbn
9780415912730
Lccn
95011009
Other physical details
maps
Label
Conversion to modernities : the globalization of Christianity, edited by Peter van der Veer
Publication
Note
Papers presented at a conference held at the Research Centre of Religion and Society of the University of Amsterdam, June 1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Preface
  • Introduction/
  • Peter van der Veer
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Politics of Protestant Conversion to Catholicism in Seventeenth-Century France/
  • Keith P. Luria
  • p. 23
  • 2.
  • Different Road to God: The Protestant Experience of Conversion in the Sixteenth Century/
  • Judith Pollmann
  • p. 47
  • 3.
  • Nineteenth-Century Representations of Missionary Conversion and the Transformation of Western Christianity/
  • Peter van Rooden
  • p. 65
  • 4.
  • Religious Conversion and the Politics of Dissent/
  • Gauri Viswanathan
  • p. 89
  • 5.
  • Conversion of Caste: Location, Translation, and Appropriation/
  • Nicholas B. Dirks
  • p. 115
  • 6.
  • Materialism, Missionaries, and Modern Subjects in Colonial Indonesia/
  • Webb Keane
  • p. 137
  • 7.
  • Serial Conversion/Conversion to Seriality: Religion, State, and Number in Aru, Eastern Indonesia/
  • Patricia Spyer
  • p. 171
  • 8.
  • Modernity and Enchantment: The Image of the Devil in Popular African Christianity/
  • Birgit Meyer
  • p. 199
  • 9.
  • Devils, Holy Spirits, and the Swollen God: Translation, Conversion and Colonial Power in the Marist Mission, Vanuatu, 1887-1934/
  • Margaret Jolly
  • p. 231
  • 10.
  • Comments on Conversion/
  • Talal Asad
  • p. 263
  • Contributors.
  • p. 275
  • Index.
  • p. 279
Control code
ocm32396794
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
[vii], 287 p.
Isbn
9780415912730
Lccn
95011009
Other physical details
maps

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