Women Religious Leaders in Japan's Christian Century, 1549-1650 - Women and Gender in the Early Modern World - Haruko Nawata Ward - Bger - Taylor & Francis Ltd - 9780754664789 - March 23, 2009

Women Religious Leaders in Japan's Christian Century, 1549-1650 - Women and Gender in the Early Modern World New edition

Haruko Nawata Ward

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Women Religious Leaders in Japan's Christian Century, 1549-1650 - Women and Gender in the Early Modern World New edition

Focusing on the century between the introduction of Christianity in Japan by Portuguese Jesuit missionaries in 1549 and the Japanese government's commitment to the eradication of Christianity in the mid 17th century, this book outlines how women provided leadership in the spread, nurture, and maintenance of the faith through apostolic ministries.


400 pages, includes 12 b&w illustrations

Media Books     Hardcover Book   (Book with hard spine and cover)
Released Storbritannien, March 23, 2009
ISBN13 9780754664789
Publishers Taylor & Francis Ltd
Pages 422
Dimensions 168 242 33 mm   ·   940 g
Language English  
Series Editor Poska, Professor Allyson M.
Series Editor Zanger, Professor Abby