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By Sebastian C. H. Kim

ISBN-10: 0521681839

ISBN-13: 9780521681834

ISBN-10: 0521863082

ISBN-13: 9780521863087

the vast majority of the world's Christians now stay outdoors Europe and North the US, and worldwide Christianity is turning into more and more varied. curiosity within the background and theology of church buildings in non-Western contexts is becoming speedily as 'old international' church buildings face this new fact. This e-book makes a speciality of how Asian Christian theologies were formed by means of the interplay of Christian groups with the societies round them and the way they relate to the categorical ancient contexts from which they've got emerged. the uniqueness of Asian Christianity is proven to be the end result of facing quite a few old demanding situations. Questions addressed contain: • How does Asian Christianity relate to neighborhood socio-cultural, spiritual and political environments? • what's specific concerning the ancient improvement of Asian theologies? • How have Asian theologies contributed to modern theological discussions inside global Christianity?

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