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Walking with the poor : principles and practices of transformational development

Author: Bryant L Myers
Publisher: Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Theology, spirituality, and social science are synthesized in the definitive book on how Christian mission can contribute to overcoming poverty and dismantling systematic social evil. Myers explores Christian views of poverty, its causes, and how it is experienced differently in different cultures."--BOOK JACKET. "Especially designed for use in classes or in field education, Walking with the Poor contains a unique  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Myers, Bryant L.
Walking with the poor.
Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, ©1999
(OCoLC)605962235
Online version:
Myers, Bryant L.
Walking with the poor.
Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, ©1999
(OCoLC)607273694
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bryant L Myers
ISBN: 1570752753 9781570752759
OCLC Number: 41944557
Notes: University of KwaZulu-Natal Library notes:
10 17
Description: xx, 279 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Paul G. Hiebert --
1. Charting the Course --
2. The Biblical Story --
3. Poverty and the Poor --
4. Perspectives on Development --
5. Toward a Christian Understanding of Transformational Development --
6. Development Practice: Principles and Practitioners --
7. Development Practice: The Tool Kit --
8. Christian Witness and Transformational Development.
Responsibility: Bryant L. Myers.
Local System Bib Number:
(Sirsi) 497720

Abstract:

"Theology, spirituality, and social science are synthesized in the definitive book on how Christian mission can contribute to overcoming poverty and dismantling systematic social evil. Myers explores Christian views of poverty, its causes, and how it is experienced differently in different cultures."--BOOK JACKET. "Especially designed for use in classes or in field education, Walking with the Poor contains a unique series of charts that can be made into overheads as well as a bibliography and a scriptural index."--Jacket.
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