Women, mission and church in Uganda : ethnographic encounters in an age of imperialism, 1895-1960s

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Full title: Women, mission and church in Uganda : ethnographic encounters in an age of imperialism, 1895-1960s / Elizabeth Dimock.
Main author: Dimock, Elizabeth, (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Part I: Imperial awakenings
  • Women, the church missionary society and imperialism
  • "In journeyings oft": missionary journeys to and around Uganda at the end of the nineteenth century
  • Part II: Arrivals
  • Welcome encounters: early relations with Ugandans
  • Female missionaries and moral authority: a case study from Toro
  • Part III: Mission and church
  • Ugandan women and the church: generational change
  • The experience of Ugandan women in mission and church organisations
  • Training for motherhood: the Mothers' Union
  • Part IV: Tensions within
  • A Christian women's protest in Buganda in 1931
  • Tensions within the Uganda Mission: gender and patriarchy.