2004
Volume 44, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 2542-6583
  • E-ISSN: 2590-3268

Abstract

Abstract

In the past thirty years, African Church History has come of age. It is developing beyond institutional mission history, while taking profit from initial interest of cultural anthropology in indigenous religious initiatives, of colonial history in the unholy alliance between imperialism(s) and Christian missions. Author locates professional tools such as bibliographies and surveys, assesses shifts in African (Church) historiography, highlights some Dutch pioneer studies (J. van Slageren, G. Verstraelen-Gilhuis, G.J. van Butselaar a.o.) and calls attention to many ‘unknown territories’ waiting for pioneer research.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.5117/NTT1990.1.001.SPIN
1990-01-01
2022-12-07
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.5117/NTT1990.1.001.SPIN
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error