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Global and Local Challenges to the Inculturation of the Faith in Jamaica

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Tulloch,Rohan (Author)
Format:
Dissertation/Thesis
Publication Date:
2011
URL:
http://search.proquest.com/docview/874620179/fulltextPDF/D1B98A418F7540A2PQ/1?accountid=14553
Published:
Canada: Regis College
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, History, Blacks, Anthropology, Religion, Theology, Cultural anthropology
Notes:
109 p., Examines the local and global tensions which challenge inculturation in Jamaica, including the role African-derived religions play in that context. The history of Christianity in Jamaica, the development of the Roman Catholic Church's teachings with regards to culture, globalization and its impact on the local Church, and the appropriate method for doing inculturation in the Jamaica in an increasingly global context are examined.