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Anthropological Insights for Missionaries By Paul G. Hiebert,

  • Title: Anthropological Insights for Missionaries
  • Author: Paul G. Hiebert
  • ISBN: 9780801042911
  • Page: 222
  • Format: Paperback
  • Expert anthropologist shows missionaries how to better understand the people they serve and their historical and cultural settings.
    Anthropological Insights for Missionaries Expert anthropologist shows missionaries how to better understand the people they serve and their historical and cultural settings

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    1. This book has allowed me to laugh at myself I am a person that grew up in small town USA until I was 20 years of age Through college and other experiences I have moved 8 times in ten years In each of these situations I have met and experienced new things that this book talks about in grave detail Most of the time I did not know this was what I was experiencing It would have been helpful if I could have had this book before to better understand In moving forward this has taught me a great deal ab [...]

    2. i d say a must read for anyone who s interested in missions much of book deals w intercultural issues that every missionaries must face i also found the last chapter very helpful as it discussed the new problems and opportunities of modern missions as we move beyond colonialism into modern world on the other hand, i was also hoping to read something on the whole nature of globalization w so many cultures integrated in cities throughout the world but, then, being written mid 80 s, it s understand [...]

    3. This was an interesting book for me to read in my current context I am a Youth Pastor for a body in Chicago made up of people from Cambodia, Burundi, Tanzania, Congo, a few other countries from the continent of Africa, Nepal Bhutan, a few Latin American countries and westerners.I have been highly influenced by Richard Twiss in this new context, and I have heard him refer to Hiebert s four selves, or legs to a stool, in a few of his talks I originally read this book in undergrad and wanted to rea [...]

    4. Ik heb het boek met name gelezen vanwege het hoofdstuk over contextualisatie De eerste twee delen gaan met name over het evangelie in relatie tot cultuur Dit deel vind ik het beste van het boek De twee laatste delen behandelen met name missionair werk in een andere cultuur Er is veel herkenning en het is een goede inleiding tot de praktijk van missionair werk voor een beginnende missionaire werker Sommige gegevens en zendingsfilosofie zijn wel een beetje gedateerd, het boek stamt dan ook uit de [...]

    5. A great book that I will return to always for Anthropological ideas and perspectives An absolutely amazing book

    6. Expert anthropologist shows missionaries how to better understand the people they serve and their historical and cultural settings.

    7. OK information, but all dated The world changes too fast for this book, compiled from years of teaching about missions.

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