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Encyclopedia of Missions and Missionaries: Volume 9 of Religion & Society

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The Encyclopedia of Missions and Missionaries is the ninth and final volume of the acclaimed Religion and Society series, focusing on the historical impact of missions over the centuries.

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The Encyclopedia of Missions and Missionaries provides non-specialists with an overview of a phenomenon without which any attempts to understand, interpret, or assess the major social, economic, and political movements of the past two millennia are inadequate, if not futile. This goal is achieved by means of a series of 160 articles, written by reputable scholars representing several key disciplines whose scholarly interests naturally intersect with Christian missionary history, theory, and practice.

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Editor

Jonathan Bonk, Overseas Ministries Study Center

Editorial Board

Anthony Gittins, Catholic Theological Union, Rosalind I Hackett, University of Tennessee, Todd M Johnson, Center for the Study of Global Christianity, Lalsangkima Pauchua, Princeton Center for Theological Inquiry, Dana L. Robert, Boston University School of Theology, Martha Smalley, Yale University, T. Jack Thompson, University of Edinburgh

Format

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ISBN

415969484

Copyright

2006

Edition

First

Volumes

1

Pages

450