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Sisters in spirit : Christianity, affect, and community building in East Africa, 1860-1970 / Andreana C. Prichard.

By: Prichard, Andreana C [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.African history and culture: Publisher: East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, 2017Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781609175221; 1609175220.Subject(s): Christian women -- Religious life -- Africa, East | Christian women -- Africa, East -- Social conditions | Anglican Communion -- Missions -- Africa, East -- HistoryAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Sisters in spirit.DDC classification: 266/.367 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction. Affecting missions -- Tractarian beginnings : theology and society in nineteenth-century Britain and East Africa -- From slaves to Christian mothers : developing a doctrine of female evangelism, 1863-1877 -- "Industrials" and "schoolgirls" : bonds of personal dependency and the Mbweni Girls' School, 1877-1890 -- Networks of affective spirituality : evangelism and expansion, 1890-1930 -- Of marriages and mimbas : minding the borders of the Christian community, 1910-1930 -- "I am a spiritual mother" : affect, celibacy, and social reproduction, 1920-1970 -- The intimacies of national belonging : community building in post-independence Tanzania, 1960-1970.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction. Affecting missions -- Tractarian beginnings : theology and society in nineteenth-century Britain and East Africa -- From slaves to Christian mothers : developing a doctrine of female evangelism, 1863-1877 -- "Industrials" and "schoolgirls" : bonds of personal dependency and the Mbweni Girls' School, 1877-1890 -- Networks of affective spirituality : evangelism and expansion, 1890-1930 -- Of marriages and mimbas : minding the borders of the Christian community, 1910-1930 -- "I am a spiritual mother" : affect, celibacy, and social reproduction, 1920-1970 -- The intimacies of national belonging : community building in post-independence Tanzania, 1960-1970.

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Andreana C. Prichard is the Wick Cary Assistant Professor of Honors and African History in the Joe C. and Carole Kerr McClendon Honors College at the University of Oklahoma.<br>

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