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Author Farriss, Nancy M. (Nancy Marguerite), 1938-
Title Tongues of fire [electronic resource] : language and evangelization in Colonial Mexico / Nancy Farriss.
Publication Info New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018]



Descript xxi, 409 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Signs and gestures -- Interpreters -- Confusion of tongues -- Language barriers under siege -- Speaking the word of God -- Catechists and catechism -- The word of God -- The problem of meaning -- Adoptions and adaptations -- The art of persuasion -- Continuity and convergence.
Note .
ISBN 9780190884109 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780190884116 (updf)
9780190884123 (epub)
9780190884130 (online resource)
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Author Farriss, Nancy M. (Nancy Marguerite), 1938-
Subject Language in missionary work -- Mexico -- Oaxaca (State) -- History.
Language and culture -- Mexico -- Oaxaca (State) -- History.
Language and languages -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History.
Intercultural communication -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History.
Descript xxi, 409 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Signs and gestures -- Interpreters -- Confusion of tongues -- Language barriers under siege -- Speaking the word of God -- Catechists and catechism -- The word of God -- The problem of meaning -- Adoptions and adaptations -- The art of persuasion -- Continuity and convergence.
Note .
ISBN 9780190884109 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780190884116 (updf)
9780190884123 (epub)
9780190884130 (online resource)
Author Farriss, Nancy M. (Nancy Marguerite), 1938-
Subject Language in missionary work -- Mexico -- Oaxaca (State) -- History.
Language and culture -- Mexico -- Oaxaca (State) -- History.
Language and languages -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History.
Intercultural communication -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History.

Subject Language in missionary work -- Mexico -- Oaxaca (State) -- History.
Language and culture -- Mexico -- Oaxaca (State) -- History.
Language and languages -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History.
Intercultural communication -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History.
Descript xxi, 409 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Signs and gestures -- Interpreters -- Confusion of tongues -- Language barriers under siege -- Speaking the word of God -- Catechists and catechism -- The word of God -- The problem of meaning -- Adoptions and adaptations -- The art of persuasion -- Continuity and convergence.
Note .
ISBN 9780190884109 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780190884116 (updf)
9780190884123 (epub)
9780190884130 (online resource)

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