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Domesticating a religious import [electronic resource] : the Jesuits and the inculturation of the Catholic Church in Zimbabwe, 1879-1980 / Nicholas M. Creary.

Author/Creator:
Creary, Nicholas M.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
New York : Fordham University Press, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xv, 339 p., [16] p. of plates ) ill. ;
Subjects:
Christianity and culture -- Zimbabwe -- History -- 19th century.
Christianity and culture -- Zimbabwe -- History -- 20th century.
Zimbabwe -- Church history -- 19th century.
Zimbabwe -- Church history -- 20th century.
Catholic Church -- Zimbabwe -- History -- 19th century.
Jesuits -- Missions -- Zimbabwe -- History -- 19th century.
Catholic Church -- Zimbabwe -- History -- 20th century.
Jesuits -- Missions -- Zimbabwe -- History -- 20th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Ranging over the century after Jesuit missionaries first settled in what is now Zimbabwe, this title reveals two simultaneous and intersecting processes: the Africanization of the Catholic Church by African Christians and the discourse of inculturation promulgated by the Church.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
0-8232-4177-7
0-8232-3336-7
OCLC:
726826638
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