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The New Mechanic in Slave Society: Socio-Psychological Motivations and Evangelical Missionaries in the British West Indies

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Rooke,Patricia T. (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
June 1980
Published:
Sydney: Association for the Journal of Religious History
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, History, Religion, Missions and missionaries, Schools
Notes:
Pointed out the temptation of historians to set aside religious motivations for mission because 'we live in an era that is not thus motivated'. Rejects social upgrading as a motivation for missionaries