Spirit of Development Protestant NGOs, Morality, and Economics in Zimbabwe

ISBN-10: 0804753369

ISBN-13: 9780804753364

Edition: 2006

Authors: Erica Bornstein

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Religious NGOs are important sources of aid in Africa, entering where the welfare programmes of weakened states fail to provide basic services. As critics of African states, religious NGOs occupy an important position. Through a study of two NGOs, this book portrays development as being both liberatory and limiting.
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List price: $25.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Publication date: 8/8/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 227
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Introduction: An Ethnography of Faith-based Development
Background: Three Perspectives on Missions in Zimbabwe
Theologies of Development: Faith, Holism, and Lifestyle Evangelism
Child Sponsorship, Evangelism, and Belonging
The Politics of Transcendence
Participation as a Religious Act
Good, Evil, and the Legitimation of Success
Interviews, Group Discussions, and Events
Zimbabwe Council of Churches
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