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- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 89.99
Missionary Families Find a Sense of Place and Identity follows the lives of two generations of an American Lutheran missionary community as they live within Tanzania, the United States, and other parts of the world. John Benson compares the lives of the missionary generation to that of their children and focuses on the two themes of connection... more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 109.99
This book examines the history of the Protestant denominations in Europe that attempted to bring their churches to Spain just prior to the creation of Spain?s First Republic (1873?74), when religious liberty briefly existed. more...
- Baraka Books 2015; US$ 19.99
Claude Lacaille witnessed up close the oppression and poverty in Haiti, Ecuador, and Chile where dictators and predatory imperialists ruled. Like other advocates of Liberation Theology, he saw it as his duty to join the resistance, particularly against Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet. But the dictators were not alone, as they often enjoyed... more...
- SPCK 2015; US$ 16.03
Over 12,000 copies of this book have sold since publication in 2004. Containing completely new material, this user-friendly sequel to the bestselling Intercessions Handbook is for individuals and groups involved in the vital task of leading prayers in public worship. Easy to adapt to particular situations and with a wealth of creative suggestions... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 225.00
This Companion introduces readers to the practice of Christian theology, covering what theologians do, why they do it, and what steps readers can take in order to become theological practitioners themselves. The volume aims to capture the variety of practices involved in doing theology, highlighting the virtues that guide them and the responsibilities... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 112.00
At a burial, death is placed within an interpretive existential framework and solemnized in ritual. The life that was lived is comfortingly evoked by means of culturally specific symbols. This volume examines the practical-theological perception of current burial practices using the interdisciplinary framework of cultural studies. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95
This work focuses on the 19th-century mission conducted by Chinese evangelists among the Hakka, an ethnic minority in south China. The principal part of the text comprises the autobiographies of eight pioneer missionaries who offer insight into village life and customs of the Hakka people. more...
- The Lutterworth Press 2015; US$ 38.00
This work is a significant contribution to the narrative of Christianity in southern Africa within the framework of the struggle for liberation from colonial rule. By focusing on the story of a Protestant political and ecumenical leader, Eduardo Mondlane, of note within a dominantly Roman Catholic country, Faris explores the role of the churches and... more...
- Echter Verlag 2015; US$ 5.72
Demenz ist ein Begriff, der Angst und Abwehr auslöst. Dieses Heft sucht den Weg zu Menschen, die einen anderen Weg wählen, weg von der Pathologisierung hin zur konstruktiven Zuwendung. Arno Geiger, der über seinen dementen Vater das Buch geschrieben hat "Der alte König in seinem Exil" spricht in einem ausführlichen und das Heft eröffnenden... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00
For Margaret Moninger -- a brilliant, fun-loving, and dedicated young woman from Iowa -- a career as a missionary in China promised adventure and the chance for responsibility and authority denied most American women of her time. In 1915 she went as a Presbyterian missionary to Hainan Island, China's southernmost territory, where she remained until... more...