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Converting women : gender and Protestant Christianity in colonial South India

Author: Eliza F Kent
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Reprint.]View all editions and formats
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At the height of British colonialism, conversion to Christianity was a path to upward mobility for Indian low-castes and untouchables, especially in the Tamil-speaking south of India. Kent examines  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eliza F Kent
ISBN: 0195165071 9780195165074
OCLC Number: 718153227
Description: ix, 315 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Eliza F. Kent.
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"Kent deftly examines the twists and turns in the lives of women missionaries and their female converts as they accommodated and selectively appropriated Victorian evangelical theology with Indian Read more...

 
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