The End of a Crusade: The Student Volunteer Movement for Foreign Missions and the Great War
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BeschreibungAt the end of the nineteenth century, a small group of American students launched a student mission movement that eventually recruited and helped to deploy more than twenty thousand missionaries over a period of about half a century.
PortraitNathan D. Showalter (Th.D., Harvard University) is Senior Pastor at Taipei International Church in Taipei, Taiwan, and has worked with churches and Christian organizations in Kenya, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia and the United States. A specialist in cross-cultural communication, he worked for six years with World Vision International.
Pressestimmen...does a convincing job of showing the effects of the war...his well-researched book is worth reading. Emq Showalter writes with effective...clarity and with impressive documentation. Missiology: An International Review, Vol. Xxvii, No. 1, !/99 ...a detailed analysis of how the largest student missions organization worked during the First World War...and sowed the seeds for its later decline. Missiology: An International Review, Vol. Xxvi, No.3, July 1
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: SCARECROW PRESS INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Dezember 1997
Seitenanzahl: 224 Seiten