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By Peter Pels

Christian missions in Africa are in most cases considered as a blatant instance of ethnocentrism. This stereotype in part exists as the day by day interplay among missionaries and Africans has so not often been studied. This publication exhibits how Africans and missionaries co-produced a Catholic Church within the Uluguru mountains of japanese Tanzania within the overdue colonial interval, thereby adapting every one others' exercises within the fields of initiation, schooling, magic, and faith. It explores how the presence of the undertaking ended in a rift among religious and worldly magic, and within the underdevelopment of the capability of Waluguru to regulate their very own practices of revelation.

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