Title: Missionary Attitudes To Shona Culture 1890-1923. The Central Africa Historical Association, Local Series 27.
Publisher:  Central Africa Historical Association, Salisbury , 1970,
Seller ID: 95852
PEADEN, W.R. Missionary Attitudes To Shona Culture 1890-1923. The Central Africa Historical Association, Local Series 27. Salisbury : The Central Africa Historical Association, 1970. First Edition. Pp (4),1-41,(3). 8vo, whiteprinted stapled card covers. We are happy to publish an abridged version of part of the Rev. Peaden's recent thesis on the interaction of missionaryactivity and and Shona culture in the first thirty years of European settl ement in Southern Rhodesia. The main outline of this clash of cultures is known, but Mr. Peaden's work presents much more documented detail than has hitherto been available. - from the Preface. Contents : Introduction; Missionary Methods (Preaching and Western Preconceptions - The Role of Schools ir in Missionary Objectives Mission Farms - Shona Reactions to the Missionaries); Conclusion. Very good. 15.00