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Book/Printed Material Faith-based organizations in development discourses and practice

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Title

  • Faith-based organizations in development discourses and practice

Summary

  • "Exploring Faith-Based Organizations (FBOs) in current developmental discourses and practice, this book presents a selection of empirical in-depth case-studies of Christian FBOs and assesses the vital role credited to FBOs in current discourses on development"-- Provided by publisher.

Names

  • Heuser, Andreas, 1961- editor
  • Koehrsen, Jens, editor

Created / Published

  • London ; New York, NY : Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2020.

Contents

  • Beyond established boundaries: FBOs as developmental entrepreneurs / Jens Koehrsen and Andreas Heuser -- From missionaries to ecumenical co-workers: a case study from Mission 21 in Kalimantan, Indonesia / Claudia Hoffmann -- Mobilising evangelicals for development advocacy: politics and theology in the Micah challenge campaign for the millennium development goals / Dena Freeman -- World vision and 'Christian values' at the United Nations / Jeffrey Haynes -- Giving and development: ethno-religious identities and 'holistic development' in Guyana / Sinah Theres Kloss -- Contextualized development in post-genocide Rwanda: exploring the roles of Christian churches in development and reconciliation / Christine Schliesser.

Headings

  • -  Church and state--Developing countries
  • -  Economic assistance--Developing countries
  • -  Economic development--Religious aspects--Christianity
  • -  Religious institutions--Developing countries

Notes

  • -  Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • -  Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher.

Medium

  • 1 online resource

Call Number/Physical Location

  • BR115.U6

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2019036274

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Access Advisory

  • Unrestricted online access

Online Format

  • image
  • epub

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Chicago citation style:

Heuser, Andreas, Editor. Faith-Based Organizations in Development Discourses and Practice. editeds by Koehrsen, Jensitor London ; New York, NY: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2020. Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/2019036274/.

APA citation style:

Heuser, A., Koehrsen, J., ed. (2020) Faith-Based Organizations in Development Discourses and Practice. London ; New York, NY: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2019036274/.

MLA citation style:

Heuser, Andreas, Editor. Faith-Based Organizations in Development Discourses and Practice. ed by Koehrsen, Jensitor London ; New York, NY: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2020. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2019036274/>.