Mission Schools in Batakland (Indonesia), 1861-1940: Translated by Robert R. Boehlke

Mission Schools in Batakland (Indonesia), 1861-1940: Translated by Robert R. Boehlke

by Aritonang
     
 

From archival sources in German, Dutch, Indonesian and Batak, as well as from interviews this study presents the place of missionary education and the role of local teachers in the birth and growth of the largest Protestant Church of Indonesia. An inside view of an important step in the growth of Christianity in Asia.See more details below

Overview

From archival sources in German, Dutch, Indonesian and Batak, as well as from interviews this study presents the place of missionary education and the role of local teachers in the birth and growth of the largest Protestant Church of Indonesia. An inside view of an important step in the growth of Christianity in Asia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004099678
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/01/1993
Series:
Studies in Christian Mission Series, #10
Pages:
379
Product dimensions:
6.46(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.17(d)

Table of Contents

Author's Preface
Translator's Preface
List of Abbreviations
Map of Batakland during the Period of the Batakmission
Introduction1
Pt. 1Context and Background of the Encounter
Ch. 1A Summary of the History of Education in Indonesia from About 1800 to 19409
Ch. 2Traditional Batak Education35
Ch. 3RMG's View of Education69
Pt. 2Details of the Encounter
Ch. 4The Pioneering Period: 1861-1882111
Ch. 5The Highpoint of Development: 1883-1914153
Ch. 6"Advance Through Storm": 1915-1940229
Ch. 7Epilogue: 1940-1980303
Pt. 3Evaluation, Conclusion and Reflection
Ch. 8The Impact of the Batakmission's Educational Endeavor317
Ch. 9Reflections349
Bibliography and Selected Sources361
Index of Names and Places373
Index of Subjects376

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