The Jesuit mission to New France [electronic resource] : a new interpretation in the light of the earlier Jesuit experience in Japan / by Takao Abé
- Abé, Takao
- Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011.
- Physical Description:
- vii, 234 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
- Studies in the history of Christian traditions ; v. 151
- Restrictions on Access:
- License restrictions may limit access.
- Introduction : Iberian and French Jesuits from an international perspective -- Review of literature on the Jesuit missions to Japan and New France -- Interpreting non-Christian cultures: Jesuit biases -- Preaching, winning converts and educating them: evolving multifaceted strategies -- Organising a mission for a Christian community: missionary réductions reconsidered -- Accepting and comprehending Christianity: non-European practice of the religion -- Conclusion: the French Jesuit mission revisited.
- 9789004192850 (hardback : alk. paper) and 9004192859 (hardback : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (p. -219) and index.
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