The Resource AIDS and religious practice in Africa, edited by Felicitas Becker and P. Wenzel Geissler, (ebook)

AIDS and religious practice in Africa, edited by Felicitas Becker and P. Wenzel Geissler, (ebook)

Label
AIDS and religious practice in Africa
Title
AIDS and religious practice in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Felicitas Becker and P. Wenzel Geissler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
362.196/97920096
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643.86.A35
LC item number
A343 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Becker, Felicitas
  • Geissler, Wenzel
  • NC Live eBook Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Studies of religion in Africa,
Series volume
v. 36
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AIDS (Disease)
Label
AIDS and religious practice in Africa, edited by Felicitas Becker and P. Wenzel Geissler, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=489342
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The rise of occult powers, AIDS and the Roman Catholic church in western Uganda / Heike Behrend -- Christian salvation and Luo tradition : arguments of faith in a time of death in western Kenya / Ruth Prince -- The new wives of Christ : paradoxes and potentials in the remaking of widow lives in Uganda / Catrine Christiansen -- AIDS and the power of God : narratives of decline and coping strategies in Zanzibar / Nadine Beckmann -- Competing explanations and treatment choices : Muslims, AIDS and ARVs in Tanzania / Felicitas Becker -- 'Muslims have instructions' : HIV/AIDS, modernity and Islamic religious education in Kisumu, Kenya / Jonas Svensson -- 'Keeping up appearances' : sex and religion amongst university students in Uganda / Jo Sadgrove -- Healing the wounds of modernity : salvation, community and care in a Neo-Pentecostal church in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania / Hansj<U+00de>org Dilger -- Gloves in times of AIDS : Pentecostalism, hair and social distancing in Botswana / Rijk van Dijk -- Leprosy of a deadlier kind : Christian conceptions of AIDS in the South African Lowveld / Isak Niehaus -- Subjects of counselling : religion, HIV/AIDS and the management of everyday life in South Africa / Marian Burchardt -- Therapeutic evangelism : confessional technologies, antiretrovirals and biospiritual transformation in the fight against AIDS in West Africa / Vinh-Kim Nguyen
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vi, 404 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC489342
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC489342
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL489342
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10372670
  • (CaONFJC)MIL260138
  • (OCoLC)704944048
Label
AIDS and religious practice in Africa, edited by Felicitas Becker and P. Wenzel Geissler, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=489342
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The rise of occult powers, AIDS and the Roman Catholic church in western Uganda / Heike Behrend -- Christian salvation and Luo tradition : arguments of faith in a time of death in western Kenya / Ruth Prince -- The new wives of Christ : paradoxes and potentials in the remaking of widow lives in Uganda / Catrine Christiansen -- AIDS and the power of God : narratives of decline and coping strategies in Zanzibar / Nadine Beckmann -- Competing explanations and treatment choices : Muslims, AIDS and ARVs in Tanzania / Felicitas Becker -- 'Muslims have instructions' : HIV/AIDS, modernity and Islamic religious education in Kisumu, Kenya / Jonas Svensson -- 'Keeping up appearances' : sex and religion amongst university students in Uganda / Jo Sadgrove -- Healing the wounds of modernity : salvation, community and care in a Neo-Pentecostal church in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania / Hansj<U+00de>org Dilger -- Gloves in times of AIDS : Pentecostalism, hair and social distancing in Botswana / Rijk van Dijk -- Leprosy of a deadlier kind : Christian conceptions of AIDS in the South African Lowveld / Isak Niehaus -- Subjects of counselling : religion, HIV/AIDS and the management of everyday life in South Africa / Marian Burchardt -- Therapeutic evangelism : confessional technologies, antiretrovirals and biospiritual transformation in the fight against AIDS in West Africa / Vinh-Kim Nguyen
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vi, 404 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC489342
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC489342
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL489342
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10372670
  • (CaONFJC)MIL260138
  • (OCoLC)704944048

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