Into Africa: A Transnational History of Catholic Medical Missions and Social Change

Into Africa: A Transnational History of Catholic Medical Missions and Social Change

by Barbra Mann Wall

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813566221
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 09/23/2015
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 152.40(w) x 228.60(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

BARBRA MANN WALL is the Thomas A. Saunders III Professor in Nursing at the University of Virginia School of Nursing. Her book Unlikely Entrepreneurs: Catholic Sisters and the Hospital Marketplace, won the 2006 Lavinia Dock Award for Best Book, American Association for the History of Nursing. She is the author of American Catholic Hospitals: A Century of Changing Markets and Missions (Rutgers University Press).

Table of Contents


List of Figures
List of Tables
1          Medical Missions in Context  
2          Nursing, Medicine, and Mission in Ghana
3          Shifting Mission in Rural Tanzania
4          Catholic Medical Missions and Transnational Engagement in Nigeria
5          Transnational Collaboration in Primary Health Care
6          Appraising Women Religious and Their Mission Work
Notes
Index

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