Global Christianity and the Black Atlantic Hardback
Tuskegee, Colonialism, and the Shaping of African Industrial Education
by Andrew E. Barnes;
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Global Christianity and the Black Atlantic
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Building on previously unused African sources, the book traces the movements to establish industrial education institutes in cities along the West African coast and in South Africa, Cape Province, and Natal.As Tuskegee and African schools modeled in its image proved, peoples of African descent could--and did--develop competitive technology.Thoughthe attempts by African Christians to create industrial education schools ultimatelyfailed, Global Christianity and the Black Atlantic demonstrates the ultimate success of transatlantic black identity andChristian resurgence in Africaat the turn of the twentieth century. Barnes' study documents how African Christians sought to maintain indigenous identity and agency in the face ofcolonial domination by the stateand even theEuropean Christian missions of the church.
Global Christianity and the Black Atlantic by Andrew E. Barnes was published by Baylor University Press in February 2017. The ISBN for Global Christianity and the Black Atlantic is 9781481303927.
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|Author / Artist||Andrew E. Barnes|
|Publisher||Baylor University Press (February 2017)|
|Number of Pages||232|
|Page last updated||17th September 2017|