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Author Cooper, Barbara MacGowan
Title Evangelical Christians in the Muslim sahel [electronic resource] / Barbara M. Cooper
Imprint Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press, c2006
Descript xii, 462 p. : ill., maps
Series African systems of thought
African systems of thought
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [437]-453) and index
Introduction: fundamental differences -- Anatomy of a riot -- Love and violence -- From "Satan's masterpiece" to "the social problem of Islam" -- A Hausa spiritual vernacular -- African agency and the growth of the church in the Maradi Region, 1927-1960 -- Disciplining the Christian : defining elderhood, Christian marriage, and "God's work," 1933-1955 -- "An extremely dangerous suspect" : from Vichy-era travails to postwar triumph -- Impasses in vernacular education, 1945-1995 -- Handmaid to the gospel : SIM's medical work in Niger, 1944-1975 -- The tree of life : regenerating and gendering the garden after the fall, 1975-2000 -- Ça bouge : Hausa Christian practice in a Muslim milieu -- Epilogue: SIM's successors and the Pentecostal explosion
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
Subject Sudan Interior Mission
SIM (Organization)
Missions -- Niger
Christianity and other religions -- Islam
Islam -- Relations -- Christianity
Christianity -- Niger
Islam -- Niger
Electronic books. local
Alt Author ebrary, Inc
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