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Author Urban-Mead, Wendy, author.

Title The gender of piety : family, faith, and colonial rule in Matabeleland, Zimbabwe / Wendy Urban-Mead.

Published Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (339 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The gender of piety in Matabeleland -- Matshuba Ndlovu: masculinity and faith in Matabeleland, 1898/1930 -- Maria Tshuma: chastity and female piety, 1920/70 -- Nakaseyemephi Ngwenya: a church planter Emaguswini, 1950/73 -- Sandey Vundhla: being fruitful for the church, 1950/70 -- Mansimango (Sithembile Nkala): sellouts, comrades, and Christians in the liberation war, 1969/78 -- Stephen N. Ndlovu: gendered piety, the new Zimbabwe, and the Gukurahundi, 1980/89 -- Gendered lives of piety -- Ndlovu and Nsimango family tree.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Brethren in Christ Church -- Zimbabwe -- Matabeleland -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies.
Brethren in Christ Church -- Zimbabwe -- Matabeleland -- Biography.
Sex role -- Religious aspects -- Brethren in Christ Church.
Christianity and politics -- Zimbabwe -- Matabeleland -- History -- 20th century.
Matabeleland (Zimbabwe) -- Church history -- 20th century.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780821421574 (hc : alk. paper)
9780821421581 (pb : alk. paper)
9780821445273 (e-book)