Table of contents for The anthropology of Christianity / edited by Fenella Cannell.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.

Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.


Counter
Contents
Acknowledgments 000
Introduction: The Anthropology of Christianity
Fenella Cannell	000
1. The Eternal Return of Conversion: Christianity as Contested Domain in 
Highland Bolivia
Olivia Harris	000
2. Renewable Icons: Concepts of Religious Power in a Fishing Village in South 
India
Cecilia Busby	000
3. Possession and Confession: Affliction and Sacred Power in Colonial and 
Contemporary Catholic South India
David Mosse	000
4. Reading as Gift and Writing as Theft
Fenella Cannell	000
5. Materializing the Self: Words and Gifts in the Construction of Charismatic 
Protestant Identity
Simon Coleman	000
6. The Effectiveness of Ritual
Christina Toren	000
7. Forgetting Conversion: The Summer Institute of Linguistics Mission in the Piro 
Lived World
Peter Gow	000
8. The Bible Meets the Idol: Writing and Conversion in Biak, Irian Jaya, Indonesia
Danilyn Rutherford	000
9. Scripture Study as Normal Science: Seventh-Day Adventist Practice on the East 
Coast of Madagascar
Eva Keller	000
10. Appropriated and Monolithic Christianity in Melanesia
Harvey Whitehouse	000
Epilogue: Anxious Transcendence
Webb Keane	000
References	000
Contributors	000
Index	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Christianity and culture.
Ethnology -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Anthropology of religion.