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  • South Africa's Newest 'Jews.' The Moemedi Pentecostal Church and the Construction of Jewish Identity.
    Andersen, Nicole, and Scott London (2009)
    Nova Religio 13:1: 92-105.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, South Africa; South Africa, Johannesburg; Hebrew Christian; African Christian; Moemedi Pentecostal Church
  • Charismatic Churches in South Africa. A Critique of Criticisms and Problems of Bias.
    Hexham, Irving, and Karla Poewe (1994)
    In Karla Poewe (ed.) Charismatic Christianity and Global Culture. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, pp. 50-69.

    Counters criticisms of South African independent charismatic churches.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, South Africa; African Christian; Transnational; South Africa; Diffusion
  • Christianity and colonialism in South Africa.
    Comaroff, Jean, and John Comaroff (1986)
    American Ethnologist 13:1: 1-22.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, South Africa; Colonialism; South Africa
  • Faith for the Fearful? An Investigation into New Churches in the Greater Durban Area.
    Morran, Elda Susan, and Laurence Schlemmer (1984)
    Durban: University of Natal Centre for Applied Social Sciences.

    Associated Search Terms: South Africa, Durban; Christian, South Africa
  • Bishops and Prophets in a Black City. African Independent Churches in Soweto, Johannesburg.
    West, Martin (1975)
    Cape Town: David Philip, London: Rex Collings.

    Associated Search Terms: African Christian, South Africa; South Africa, Soweto
  • Christianity and Xhosa Tradition. Belief and Ritual among Xhosa-speaking Christians.
    Pauw, Berthold Adolf (1975)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Xhosa South Africans; Christian, Africa
  • De l'Adhésion à la Transformation d'une Système de Valeurs: Étude d'une Communauté Rurale Africaine.
    Brown, Sheila (1972)
    Social Compass 19:1: 83-91.

    Based on interview data from Rwarwa, South Africa.

    Associated Search Terms: Rural; Change; Conversion; Christian, South Africa; Economic; South Africa, Rwarwa
  • The Sect That Became an Order: The Order of Ethiopia.
    Wright, Beryl (1972)
    A Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 5: 60-71.

    Reviews the history of the Order of Ethiopia in the (Anglican) Church of the Province of South Africa; sees it as a case for the sociology of schism.

    Associated Search Terms: South Africa; African Christian; Schism; Order of Ethiopia
  • Thérapie et changement social dans les églises urbaines d'Afrique du Sud.
    West, Martin (1972)
    Social Compass 19:1: 49-62.

    Examines therapeutic practices in the independent Christian churches of Soweto, South Africa.

    Associated Search Terms: African Christian; Medical; Healing; Urban; South Africa, Soweto
  • A Sociological Study of the Influence of the Christian Religion on the Bantu Community at Rwarw.
    Brown, Sheila (1970)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of South Africa, Pretoria.

    Associated Search Terms: Bantu; Missions; South Africa, Rwarwa; Christian, South Africa
  • Messianisme en Afrique du Sud.
    Eberhardt, Jacqueline (1957)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 2/4: 31-56.

    Describes the new African Christian churches in South Africa.

    Associated Search Terms: Messian; Christian, South Africa; South Africa
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