Sisters in spirit : Christianity, affect, and community building in East Africa, 1860-1970 /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Prichard, Andreana C. (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, 2017.
Series:African history and culture.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction. Affecting missions
  • Tractarian beginnings : theology and society in nineteenth-century Britain and East Africa
  • From slaves to Christian mothers : developing a doctrine of female evangelism, 1863-1877
  • "Industrials" and "schoolgirls" : bonds of personal dependency and the Mbweni Girls' School, 1877-1890
  • Networks of affective spirituality : evangelism and expansion, 1890-1930
  • Of marriages and mimbas : minding the borders of the Christian community, 1910-1930
  • "I am a spiritual mother" : affect, celibacy, and social reproduction, 1920-1970
  • The intimacies of national belonging : community building in post-independence Tanzania, 1960-1970.