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The Resource The church of women : gendered encounters between Maasai and missionaries, Dorothy L. Hodgson, (electronic book)

The church of women : gendered encounters between Maasai and missionaries, Dorothy L. Hodgson, (electronic book)

Label
The church of women : gendered encounters between Maasai and missionaries
Title
The church of women
Title remainder
gendered encounters between Maasai and missionaries
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy L. Hodgson
Title variation
Gendered encounters between Maasai and missionaries
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Africa, why have so many more women converted to Christianity than men? What explains the appeal of Christianity to women? What does religious conversion mean for the negotiation of gender and ethnic identity? What role does religious conversion play as a tool for empowering women? In The Church of Women, Dorothy L. Hodgson looks at how gender has shaped the encounter between missionary priests and Maasai men and women in Tanzania. Building on her extensive experience with Maasai and the Spiritan missi
Member of
Cataloging source
MiU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hodgson, Dorothy Louise
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • theses
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women, Masai
  • Masai (African people)
  • Catholic Church
  • Congregation of the Holy Ghost
  • Église catholique
  • Pères du Saint-Esprit
  • Congrégation du Saint-Esprit
Label
The church of women : gendered encounters between Maasai and missionaries, Dorothy L. Hodgson, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-297) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Oh she who brings the rain" -- Men of the church -- Evangelizing "the Maasai" -- The church of women -- Being a man in the church of women -- Possessed by the Spirit -- Toward a Maasai Catholicism?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 307 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
Isbn
9780253345684
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The church of women : gendered encounters between Maasai and missionaries, Dorothy L. Hodgson, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-297) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Oh she who brings the rain" -- Men of the church -- Evangelizing "the Maasai" -- The church of women -- Being a man in the church of women -- Possessed by the Spirit -- Toward a Maasai Catholicism?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 307 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
Isbn
9780253345684
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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