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Spirit and power : the growth and global impact of pentecostalism

Author: Donald Earl Miller; Kimon H Sargeant; Richard W Flory
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, cop. 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

An exploration of the global growth and social and political impact of Pentecostalism.


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Genre/Form: [Études diverses]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Earl Miller; Kimon H Sargeant; Richard W Flory
ISBN: 9780199920594 0199920591 9780199920570 0199920575
OCLC Number: 944487033
Description: 1 vol. (XV-412 p.) ; 24 cm
Contents: Contributors ; Introduction: Pentecostalism as a Global Phenomenon ; Donald E. Miller ; SECTION 1. Pentecostal Origins: From Azusa Street to Global Networks ; Chapter 1: The Emergence of a Multidimensional Global Missionary Movement: Trends, Patterns, and Expressions ; Allan Anderson ; Chapter 2: Launching a Global Movement: The Role of the Azusa Street in Pentecostalism's Growth and Expansion ; Cecil M. Robeck, Jr. ; SECTION 2. Why is Pentecostalism Growing? ; Chapter 3: Spirited Competition: Pentecostal Success in Latin America's New Religious Marketplace ; R. Andrew Chesnut ; Chapter 4: The Growth and Development of Non-Catholic Churches in Paraguay ; Henri Gooren ; SECTION 3. Pentecostalism and Politics ; Chapter 5: Pentecostalism and Politics in Latin America: Compromise or Prophetic Witness? ; Paul Freston ; Chapter 6: Pentecostalism and Democracy: Is There a Relationship? ; Robert Woodberry ; SECTION 4. Pentecostalism and Social Engagement ; Chapter 7: Pentecostals and the New World Order in El Salvador: Separating, Consuming, and Engaging ; Timothy Wadkins ; Chapter 8: The Metamorphosis of Nigerian Pentecostalism: From Signs and Wonders to Service and Influence in Society ; Danny McCain ; SECTION 5. Transnational Pentecostalism ; Chapter 9: Reconfiguring the Global Religious Economy: The Role of African Pentecostalism ; Afe Adogame ; Chapter 10: Remittances and Mission: Transnational Latino Pentecostal Ministry in Los Angeles ; Juan Martinez ; SECTION 6. Gendered Pentecostalism ; Chapter 11: Beautiful Feet: Women Leaders and the Shaping of Global Pentecostalism ; Estrelda Alexander ; Chapter 12: Constructing Gender within Global Pentecostalism: Contrasting Case Studies in Colombia and South Africa ; Katherine L. Attanasi ; SECTION 7. Spirit/Power ; Chapter 13: Gifts of the Spirit: Reflections on Pentecostalism and Its Growth in Asia ; William Kay ; Chapter 14: Prophecy, Empowerment and Godly Love: The Spirit Factor in the Growth of Pentecostalism ; Margaret Poloma and Matthew T. Lee ; Conclusion: Pentecostalism in Global Perspective ; Richard Flory and Kimon H. Sargeant ; Appendix. By the Numbers: The Global Expansion of Pentecostalism ; 1. Global Pentecostal Demographics ; Todd Johnson ; 2. Pentecostal Growth in Africa, Asia, and Latin America: Findings from a Ten Country Survey ; John Green ; Index
Responsibility: edited by Donald E. Miller, Kimon H. Sargeant, Richard Flory.


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