In The Shadow Of The Mahatma / Edition 1

In The Shadow Of The Mahatma / Edition 1

by Susan Billington Harper
     
 

ISBN-10: 0802846432

ISBN-13: 9780802846433

Pub. Date: 01/17/2000

Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company

Based on hitherto untapped primary sources, including diocesan records and vernacular oral histories expressed in both stories and songs, this volume not only provides the first critical study of Bishop Azariah's life but also offers important - at times challenging - insights for those interested in modern India and the place of Christianity within it.  See more details below

Overview

Based on hitherto untapped primary sources, including diocesan records and vernacular oral histories expressed in both stories and songs, this volume not only provides the first critical study of Bishop Azariah's life but also offers important - at times challenging - insights for those interested in modern India and the place of Christianity within it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802846433
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
01/17/2000
Series:
Studies in the History of Christian Missions
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
504
Product dimensions:
1.01(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

Maps and Illustrations
Abbreviations
A Note on Transliteration
Acknowledgments
Introduction1
Pt. IThe Rise9
1Local Background: Secure Roots and a Spiritual Core11
2Pan-Asian Ecumenism: A Vision beyond Nations36
3Indigenous National Base: A Nonpolitical Missionary67
Pt. IIThe Reign91
4Bishop in the British Empire: Church-State Conflict under the Raj93
5Bishop in the Indian Church: Race and Identity Formation138
6Bishop in Andhra: Local Transformation through Conversion176
Pt. IIIThe Resolutions221
7Overcoming Divisions in Christendom223
8Overcoming Caste and Culture in India244
Pt. IVThe Rift289
9The Conflict with Gandhi and Political Nationalism291
Conclusion353
Bibliography367
Index443

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