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Author Mohr, Adam, author

Title Enchanted Calvinism : labor migration, afflicting spirits, and Christian therapy in the Presbyterian Church of Ghana / Adam Mohr
Published Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource
Series Rochester studies in African history and the diaspora, 1092-5228 ; v. 58
Rochester studies in African history and the diaspora ; v. 58
Contents Ghana. The disenchantment of Ghana's Basel Mission, 1828-1918 -- Enchanted competition for the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, 1918-60s -- The enchantment of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, 1960-2010. -- North America. The school of deliverance and the enchantment of the Ghanaian Presbyterian churches in North America -- The enchantment of the United Ghanaian Community Church, Philadelphia -- Gendered transformations of enchanted Calvinism in the Ghanaian Presbyterian diaspora
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Presbyterian Church of Ghana.
Akan (African people) -- Medicine.
Capitalism -- Ghana -- Religious aspects.
Ghanaians -- United States -- Religion.
Healing -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Healing -- Ghana -- Religious aspects.
Spiritual healing -- Christianity.
Spiritual healing -- Ghana.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1580468160 (electronic bk.)
9781580468169 (electronic bk.)