Missionary Discourses of Difference Negotiating Otherness in the British Empire, 1840–1900

Missionary Discourse examines missionary writings from India and southern Africa to explore colonial discourses about race, religion, gender and culture. The book is organised around three themes: family, sickness and violence, which were key areas of missionary concern, and important axes around wh...

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Main Author: Cleall, Esme
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Palgrave Macmillan UK 2012, 2012
Series:Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Missionary Discourse examines missionary writings from India and southern Africa to explore colonial discourses about race, religion, gender and culture. The book is organised around three themes: family, sickness and violence, which were key areas of missionary concern, and important axes around which colonial difference was forged
Physical Description:XI, 243 p online resource
ISBN:9781137032393