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The gender of piety : family, faith, and colonial rule in Matabeleland, Zimbabwe

Author: Wendy Urban-Mead
Publisher: Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Urban-Mead
ISBN: 9780821421574 0821421573 9780821421581 0821421581
OCLC Number: 895302129
Description: xiii, 324 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The gender of piety in Matabeleland --
Matshuba Ndlovu : masculinity and faith in Matabeleland, 1898-1930 --
Maria Tshuma : chastity and female piety, 1920-70 --
Nakaseyemephi Ngwenya : a church planter Emaguswini, 1950-73 --
Sandey Vundhla : being fruitful for the church, 1950-70 --
Mansimango (Sithembile Nkala) : sellouts, comrades, and Christians in the liberation war, 1969-78 --
Stephen N. Ndlovu : gendered piety, the new Zimbabwe, and the Gukurahundi, 1980-89 --
Gendered lives of piety --
Ndlovu and Nsimango family tree.
Responsibility: Wendy Urban-Mead.
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"Through close examination, Wendy Urban-Mead illuminates the gendered connections of individual women and men to the Brethren in Christ Church in Zimbabwe. The detailed biographies to reveal a Read more...

 
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