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Faith in schools : religion, education, and American evangelicals in East Africa

Publication Type:

Book

Authors:

Stambach,Amy

Source:

Stanford University Press, Stanford, Calif., p.228 (2010)

Call Number:

Cubb LC433 .A353 S73 2010

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8522074

Keywords:

Anthropology of religion--Africa, Christianity and culture--Africa, Church and education--Africa, Church schools--Africa, East, Evangelistic work--Africa, Missionaries--Training of--United States, Missions--Educational work--Africa

Abstract:

Contents: Introduction : schools of faith -- Preparation in the United States. One hundred fifty years of mission work -- Using anthropology for Christian witness -- Evangelism in East Africa. Teaching English in Tanzania -- Planting church schools in Kenya -- School-community partnerships in Uganda -- Implications. A new anthropological ethnography of religion and education.