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Published: 25 December 2018

576 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198702252

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The Oxford History of Protestant Dissenting Traditions, Volume V

The Twentieth Century: Themes and Variations in a Global Context

Edited by Mark P. Hutchinson

The Oxford History of Protestant Dissenting Traditions

  • Contributors identify changes in dissenting identity and practice in the twentieth century, as these once European traditions globalized
  • Examine encounters of dissenting Protestant traditions with modernity and globalization; changing imperial politics; challenges to biblical, denominational, and pastoral authority; local cultures and languages; and some of the century's major themes, such as race and gender, new technologies, and organizational change
  • Highlight an array of local and globalizing illustrations which will enliven conversations about the role of religion, and in particular Christianity