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Rehearsal in Algeria

Sarah A. Curtis

in Civilizing Habits: Women Missionaries and the Revival of French Empire

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195394184
eISBN:
9780199866595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195394184.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter opens part II by introducing Emilie de Vialar, a noblewoman who founded her own active religious order, the Soeurs de St‐Joseph de l'Apparition (SSJA) in 1830. Within two years, she had ... More


Women and Cultural Exchanges

Patricia Grimshaw and Peter Sherlock

in Missions and Empire

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199253487
eISBN:
9780191698156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253487.003.0009
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter traces the trajectory of historical writing about women in Christian missions from its origins in hagiography to current work informed by post-colonial theoretical insights. Resources ... More


Reform Agendas for the Missions

Ernest P. Young

in Ecclesiastical Colony: China's Catholic Church and the French Religious Protectorate

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199924622
eISBN:
9780199332908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199924622.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Religion, World Modern History

This chapter presents the wide range of ideas for reform that marked the first years of the new century. Voices for change included, surprisingly, the most prominent European missionary of the time ... More


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