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  • Religion and AIDS in Africa.
    Trinitapoli, Jenny, and Alexander Weinreb. (2012)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Interview & other kinds of data from Malawi, seacondary analysis of data from other sub-Saharan nations. While "new mission Protestant" churches have a lower incidence of AIDS, the best predictor is religiosity, not affiliation; individual & especially village religiosity inversely predicts HIV+ for women, but is positively associated for men.

    Associated Search Terms: Healing; Malawi; Africa; Stigma; Religiosity; Network; Sex; Islam, Africa; Sexual activity; AIDS; Christian, Africa; Contextual effects; Health
  • Christian Missionaries as Anticolonial Militants.
    Fields, Karen E. (1982)
    Theory and Society 11:1: 95-108.

    Historical sociological inquiry into Malawi (Nyasaland) & Zambia (Northern Rhodesia).

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, Zambia; Zambia; Malawi; Christian, Malawi; Missions; Colonialism
  • Revival and Rebellion in Colonial Central Africa: Social and Political Consequences of Missionary Enterprise.
    Fields, Karen E. (1977)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Brandeis University. [DA 37:12 A, p. 7972]

    Colonial regimes in Malawi & Zambia could not distinguish religious & political activity; they ruled indirectly through indigenous structures.

    Associated Search Terms: Missions; Colonialism; Christian, Zambia; Zambia; Christian, Malawi; Malawi
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