Historicizing Christian Encounters with the Other (Heftet)


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Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 1998
Antall sider: 197
Forlag: Palgrave Macmillan
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN/EAN: 9781349144235
Kategori: Språk og Kulturhistorie
Omtale Historicizing Christian Encounters with the Other
Written from a cultural studies point of view, thirteen original essays analyse literary accounts of historically famous sites of conversion. Beginning with the Renaissance and extending to the present, authors under discussion include: Beaumont and Fletcher, Lope de Vega, Guamam Poma, Thomas Nashe, Daniel Defoe, Chateaubriand, Salvation Army pamphleteers, Chinese missionaries, Stephen Riggs, Samson Occom, Shusaku Endo, Mongo Beti, and Rigoberta Menchu. What were the missionaries' intentions, and how were they perceived?

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