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Christian Imperialism: Converting the World in the Early American Republic

Emily Conroy-Krutz

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453533
eISBN:
9781501701047
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453533.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

In 1812, eight American missionaries, under the direction of the recently formed American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, sailed from the United States to South Asia. The reason for the ... More


Worlds of Junipero Serra: Historical Contexts and Cultural Representations

Steven W. Hackel (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780520295391
eISBN:
9780520968165
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520295391.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

In September 2015, Junípero Serra was canonized by Pope Francis in Washington, D.C. Like most complex historical figures, Junípero Serra has been interpreted in countless ways since his death in ... More


Jesus as the Great Physician: Pentecostal Native North Americans within the Assemblies of God and New Understandings of Pentecostal Healing

Angela Tarango

in Global Pentecostal and Charismatic Healing

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195393408
eISBN:
9780199894390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393408.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

By the 1920s, when the Assemblies of God began its Home Missions, centuries of colonization and missionaries had wrecked traditional Native American life. North American Native Pentecostals entered a ... More


Evangelicals

Rebecca Samuel Shah and Vinay Samuel

in Christianity in South and Central Asia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474439824
eISBN:
9781474465366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474439824.003.0025
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

In most South and Central Asian countries, while Christians account for 1–2% of the population, the region has the fastest-growing Evangelical population in the world. South Asian Evangelicalism can ... More


A Sense of Mission

Paul C. Gutjahr

in Charles Hodge: Guardian of American Orthodoxy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199740420
eISBN:
9780199894703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740420.003.0020
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Chapter twenty is an account of how Hodge returned from Europe a changed man. Full of confidence and new ideas, Hodge gave himself to educational reform and missions in the years immediately after ... More


“When the Will of the Wife is the Other Way”

Paul C. Gutjahr

in Charles Hodge: Guardian of American Orthodoxy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199740420
eISBN:
9780199894703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740420.003.0039
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Chapter thirty-nine explores the Hodge family has it finally breaks up from its central Princeton location. With the marriages of A. A. and Mary, Hodge’s family began to disperse. Archie left with ... More


Scientology Missions International (SMI): An Immutable Model of Technological Missionary Activity

Bernadette Rigal-Cellard

in Scientology

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195331493
eISBN:
9780199852321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331493.003.0017
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the way religions undergo transformations when they migrate from the country in which they were born to other cultures, using the Church of Scientology as a case study. The ... More


The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Simon Egan and David Edwards (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Increased Irish-Scottish contact was one of the main consequences of the Ulster plantation (1610), yet it remains under-emphasised in the general accounts of the period. The Scottish involvement in ... More


The United States and the Armenian Massacres, 1894–1896

Karine V. Walther

in Sacred Interests: The United States and the Islamic World, 1821-1921

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469625393
eISBN:
9781469625416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469625393.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Chapter 7 returns to the Eastern Question by focusing on the American response to the Armenian Massacres of 1894–1896, and how Americans once again made recourse to religious belief to explain ... More


Training the ‘natives’ as nurses in Australia: so what went wrong?

Odette Best

in Colonial Caring: A history of colonial and post-colonial nursing

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719099700
eISBN:
9781526104397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099700.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Relatively few Indigenous Australians work as nurses, midwives, doctors or other health professionals yet they face the poorest health outcomes of any population group in Australia, with ... More


Finding feminine scholars, 1820–65

Tim Allender

in Learning Femininity In Colonial India, 1820-1932

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719085796
eISBN:
9781526104298
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719085796.003.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Pre-British Indian learning for both elite Indian females and those of lesser status as early as 1,000 B.C. introduces this chapter. Complex female learning traditions were established for Indian ... More


Cooperation and competition: missions, the colonial state and constructing a health system in colonial Tanganyika

Michael Jennings

in Beyond the State: The colonial medical service in British Africa

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719089671
eISBN:
9781526104366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089671.003.0008
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Histories of colonial medicine in sub-Saharan Africa have tended to focus on the role of the colonial state in establishing and running health systems. Where voluntary agency roles have been ... More


Confessionalization and clan cohesion: Ireland’s contribution to Scottish Catholic renewal in the seventeenth century*

R. Scott Spurlock

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Rather than stemming from Rome the drive for Catholic renewal in Scotland came largely from within the Gaelic Scottish Hebrides and Highlands. This essay explores the key role played by the ... More


The Irish Franciscan mission to the Highlands and Islands

Jason Harris

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This essay examines the Irish Franciscan mission to the Highlands and Islands from a number of perspectives, ranging from power struggles between Irish and Scottish Catholic exiles on the continent ... More


The Sacred Heart and the Return of Kings

Raymond Jonas

in France and the Cult of the Sacred Heart: An Epic Tale for Modern Times

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520221369
eISBN:
9780520924017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520221369.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the restoration of the Bourbon monarchy and the role of the Sacred Heart during the Restoration period in France. The first monarch to rule France after the French Revolution ... More


A Residence of Eight Years in Persia (1843): Mr. Perkins of West Springfield, Massachusetts, meets Mar Yokhannan of Gawilan, Persia

Adam H. Becker

in Revival and Awakening: American Evangelical Missionaries in Iran and the Origins of Assyrian Nationalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226145280
eISBN:
9780226145457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226145457.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter juxtaposes the social and religious world of Urmia with the American Protestant background of the early missionaries through an analysis of the early life and missionary career of Justin ... More


Hierarchies of Heathenism

Emily Conroy-Krutz

in Christian Imperialism: Converting the World in the Early American Republic

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453533
eISBN:
9781501701047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453533.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter examines the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions's global vision and the ways that it imagined the rest of the world, particularly through the formation of what it calls ... More


The UN Core: Micromanaging Principals and Segmented Budgets

Ronny Patz and Klaus H. Goetz

in Managing Money and Discord in the UN: Budgeting and Bureaucracy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198838333
eISBN:
9780191874673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838333.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In this first case study focused on (core) UN budgeting, the authors trace the evolution and setup of the extremely complex budget arrangements in the UN; the multiplication of budget procedures ... More


Under the Radar and Out of the Spotlight: Shadowed Organizations

Craig R. Scott

in Anonymous Agencies, Backstreet Businesses, and Covert Collectives: Rethinking Organizations in the 21st Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804781381
eISBN:
9780804785631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804781381.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter considers the mildly, moderately, and mostly shadowed regions in the book’s framework for regionalizing organizations. The shadowed regions are similar to the dark region along any two ... More


The Wolfe Sisters of Foochow, China: Born to Evangelize

Frances Slater

in Christian Women in Chinese Society: The Anglican Story

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9789888455928
eISBN:
9789888455379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888455928.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

In the late nineteenth century after schooling in England, three sisters returned to their birthplace, Fuzhou, China to become CMS missionaries. They were the daughters of the “Fukien Moses,” ... More


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