Conversion to modernities: the globalization of Christianity ; [conference on conversion, held at the Research Centre of Religion and Society of the University of Amsterdam, June 1994]

The politics of Protestant conversion to Catholicism in Seventeenth-century France / Keith P. Luria -- A different road to God : the Protestant experience of conversion in the Sixteenth century / Judith Pollmann -- Nineteenth-century representation of missionary conversion and the transformation of...

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Contributors: Veer, Peter van der 1953- (Publisher, Editor)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: New York [u.a.] Routledge 1996
Series/Journal:Zones of religion
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Conversion / History 1500-2000
Further subjects:B Conference program 1994 (Amsterdam)
B Conversion Congresses Christianity History
B Indigenous peoples Congresses Religious life
B Conversion History Congresses
B Church history Congresses Modern period, 1500-
B Indigenous peoples Religious life Congresses
B Church History Modern period, 1500- Congresses
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Summary:The politics of Protestant conversion to Catholicism in Seventeenth-century France / Keith P. Luria -- A different road to God : the Protestant experience of conversion in the Sixteenth century / Judith Pollmann -- Nineteenth-century representation of missionary conversion and the transformation of western Christianity / Peter van Rooden -- Religious conversion and the politics of dissent / Gauri Viswanathan -- The conversion of caste : location, translation, and appropriation / Nicholas B. Dirks -- Materialism, missionaries, and modern subjects in colonial Indonesia / Webb Keane -- Serial conversion ; conversion to seriality : religion, state, and number in Aru, Eastern Indonesia / Patricia Spyer -- Modernity and enchantment : the image of the devil in popular African Christianity / Birgit Meyer -- Devils, holy spirts, and the swollen God : translation, conversion and colonial power in the marist mission, Vanuatu, 1887-1934 / Margaret Jolly -- Comments on conversion / Talal Asad
Item Description:Literaturangaben
Papers presented at a conference held at the Research Centre Religion and Society of the University of Amsterdam, June 1994
Includes bibliographical references and index. - Papers presented at a conference held at the Research Centre of Religion and Society of the University of Amsterdam, June 1994
ISBN:0415912733