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Religious change, conversion and culture / edited by Lynette Olson.

By: Olson, Lynette
Contributor(s): Sydney Association for Studies in Society and Culture
Language: English Publisher: Sydney, NSW : Sydney Association for Studies in Society and Culture, 1996.Description: vii, 274p. ; 21cm.ISBN: 0949405108ISSN: 0812-6402
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Includes footnotes. - Contents: Towards a general theory of conversion / Carole M. Cusack; The conversion of the Visigoths and Bulgarians compared / L. Olson; African conversion and the "Irish question" / Bernard Martin; New evidence for the history of indigenous Aramaic Christianity in Jordan / W.J. Jobling; Christians and Muslims in Syria and Mesopotamia in the early period / A. Shboul; Prescribing Messiah / R.V. Lewin-Broit; Buallawn Israel / M. Samra; Old wine in new bottles? Converts to Evangelical Christianity in Bengal, 1835-45 / G.A. Oddie; Sex, gender and Christian conversion in 19th century south India / Helen McCulloch; Not by word alone: cross-cultural communication, Papua New Guinea / W. Drabowski; Gang leaders and conversion in Papua New Guinea / G. Trompf; "Right way" "Til I die": Christianity and kin on country at Hermannsburg / D.J. Austin-Broos; Conversion, gender order and the Wellington Valley mission, 1823-43 / Hilary M. Carey.