Church State and Society in Kenya

This volume offers a debate on the role of Christianity in post-colonial Kenya, charting the role of the church, state and society in the transformation of Kenya and the relationship between the three.

Church  State and Society in Kenya

This volume offers a debate on the role of Christianity in post-colonial Kenya, charting the role of the church, state and society in the transformation of Kenya and the relationship between the three. It shows how the church initiated health, education, and economic activities, showing it to be a major instrument of transformation.

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Church, State and Society in Kenya
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Galia Sabar
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume offers a debate on the role of Christianity in post-colonial Kenya, charting the role of the church, state and society in the transformation of Kenya and the relationship between the three. It shows how the church initiated health, education, and economic activities, showing it to be a major
Civil Society in Africa
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Christine Bodewes
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-03 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

This book examines the efforts of one particular civil society organization, the human rights ministry of a Catholic parish located in the Kibera slum in Nairobi, to determine the extent to which it was able to promote democracy, human rights and the rule of law. It concludes from an analysis
Religion and Politics in Kenya
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: B. Knighton
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-14 - Publisher: Springer

Addresses the various political aspects of the Kenyan political mosaic during the time of Bishop David Gitari, later Archbishop 1997-2002. These essays focus on both this courageous man and the various aspects of the political mosaic in Kenya at that time to 2008, in an effort to bring out the
Religions of the World: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices, 2nd Edition [6 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 3200
Authors: J. Gordon Melton, Martin Baumann
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-21 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This masterful six-volume encyclopedia provides comprehensive, global coverage of religion, emphasizing larger religious communities without neglecting the world's smaller religious outposts. • Coverage of the religions of more than 240 countries, including all of the larger religious communities, denominations, and sects • Detailed statistical information on the major religious communities
Lhasa in the Seventeenth Century
Language: en
Pages: 433
Authors: Françoise Pommaret
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-04 - Publisher: BRILL

A fascinating study of the history of Lhasa against the background of the triangular relations Tibetans-Mongols-Manchus.