Item description for Christianity and the African Imagination: Essays in Honour of Adrian Hastings (Studies of Religion in Africa) by Adrian Hastings...
Emphasizing popular religion, the book shows how the Christian ideas and texts, practices and symbols, which have been adapted by Africans, help them accept existential passions and empower them through faith to deal with material concerns for health and wealth, and to overcome evil.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.6" Width: 6.6" Height: 1.4" Weight: 2.05 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2001
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004116680 ISBN13 9789004116689
Availability 0 units.
More About Adrian Hastings
Adrian Hastings is Professor of Theology and Head of the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Leeds. Dr. Hastings also edited Modern Catholicism: Vatican II and After (OUP, 1990).
Adrian Hastings died in 2001 and has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Leeds.
Adrian Hastings has published or released items in the following series...