The Resource Introduction to the sociology of missions, Robert L. Montgomery, (eBook)

Introduction to the sociology of missions, Robert L. Montgomery, (eBook)

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Introduction to the sociology of missions
Title
Introduction to the sociology of missions
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Robert L. Montgomery
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eng
Summary
While much work has been done to apply anthropological insights to the study of missions, the sociological perspective has been generally neglected by missiologists. This volume defines the sociology of missions as a discrete subdiscipline within the sociology of religion and provides a working set of conceptual resources for those involved in mission work to use in furthering their understanding of their task. The author reviews the major areas of sociology that are most relevant to missions and presents his findings as a basis for discussion and a stimulus to further exploration of relevant
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Montgomery, Robert L
Dewey number
306.6/66
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eBooks from EBSCOhost
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  • Missions
  • Christian sociology
  • Social Science
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
Label
Introduction to the sociology of missions, Robert L. Montgomery, (eBook)
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https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=69313
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [165]-172) and indexes
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1 Sociology of Missions as a Field of Study; Chapter 2 Social Change Theory and Missions; Chapter 3 Diffusion Theory and Missions; Chapter 4 Missionaries and Missions; Chapter 5 Religious Movements and Missions; Chapter 6 Intergroup Relations, Social Identity and Missions; Chapter 7 Additional Specialized Areas in Sociology Related to Missions; Chapter 8 Sociology of Religion and Missions; Chapter 9 Theory Construction in the Sociology of Missions; Appendix: Using the Sociology of Missions to Theologize; References; Name Index; Subject Index
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943966
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 183 pages).
Form of item
online
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) tsl-ebsco24768
  • (OCoLC)50321991
Label
Introduction to the sociology of missions, Robert L. Montgomery, (eBook)
Link
https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=69313
Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [165]-172) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1 Sociology of Missions as a Field of Study; Chapter 2 Social Change Theory and Missions; Chapter 3 Diffusion Theory and Missions; Chapter 4 Missionaries and Missions; Chapter 5 Religious Movements and Missions; Chapter 6 Intergroup Relations, Social Identity and Missions; Chapter 7 Additional Specialized Areas in Sociology Related to Missions; Chapter 8 Sociology of Religion and Missions; Chapter 9 Theory Construction in the Sociology of Missions; Appendix: Using the Sociology of Missions to Theologize; References; Name Index; Subject Index
Control code
943966
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 183 pages).
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) tsl-ebsco24768
  • (OCoLC)50321991

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