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God is rice : Asian culture and Christian faith

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Author
Takenaka, Masao, 1925-2006
Publication Date
1986
Material Type
Book : Paper
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
Call Number
BR 1305.5 T35
Author
Takenaka, Masao, 1925-2006
Place
Geneva
Publisher
World Council of Churches
Publication Date
1986
Physical_Description
82 p. : ill. ; 21 x 12 cm.
Material Type
Book : Paper
Notes
"[By] Masao Takenaka".
Includes bibliographical footnotes.
"Brought together here are four lectures which I have given in recent years. In all of them I reflect on Japanese culture in the light of the Christian faith. The first three were the Earl Lectures which I gave in January 1985, at the invitation of the Pacific School of Religion. The last lecture was given at the Diana Pura in Bali, Indonesia, at a consultation on 'Theology and Culture' sponsored by the Reformed Church in Indonesia in March 1985". -- Intro., p. [1].
Contents: Introduction / Masao Takenaka -- God is Rice -- Christ and Culture in Asia -- The Ethics of Betweenness -- Christ of Wabi.
Series
Risk book series ; 30
Added Entry
World Council of Churches
Subjects
Christianity - Asia
Christianity - Japan
Christianity and culture - Asia
Christianity and culture - Japan
Rice - Religious aspects - Christianity
Ecology - Religious aspects - Christianity
Ecology - Japan
Pollution - Japan
Aesthetics - Religious aspects - Christianity
Tanaka, Shozo, 1841-1913
ISBN
2-8254-0854-9
Call Number
BR 1305.5 T35
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
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AIDS : meeting the challenge : data, facts, background

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Author
Weinreich, Sonja
Publication Date
c2004
Material Type
Book
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
Call Number
RC 607 A26 W4 2004
Author
Weinreich, Sonja
Place
Geneva
Publisher
WCC Publications
Publication Date
c2004
Physical_Description
x, 118 p. ; 24 x 16 cm.
Material Type
Book
Notes
"[By] Sonja Weinreich and Christoph Benn".
Originally published in German as: AIDS : Eine Krankheit verander die Welt : Daten, Fakten, Hintergrunde. Frankfurt: Verlag Otto Lembeck, 2003.
Includes bibliography: p. 110-118.
This book "is an offering to churches and the world -- a significant and vital addition to the continuum of knowledge -- that will greatly assist churches to be effective and efficient in the struggle to overcome HIV/AIDS. It is a compilation of historical, scientific and statistical material aimed at providing churches and their partners with a better understanding of the dynamics of HIV/AIDS as well as current information to aid in collaborative efforts at answering the challenge of the disease. .... On a practical level this response is deliberately multi-faceted and interactive, encouraging churches and Christian service organizations to build and support coalitions dedicated to overcoming this epidemic". -- Preface.
Contents: Preface / Samuel Kobia, General Secretary, World Council of Churches -- Introduction / Sonja Weinreich and Christoph Benn --.Natural history and HIV transmission -- Global, regional and country-specific spread of HIV/AIDS -- Vulnerable population groups -- Gender equity -- Children -- Young people -- Socio-economic context -- Stigma and discrimination --Human rights -- People living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) -- Prevention -- Mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) -- Care -- Antiretroviral therapy -- HIV/AIDS on the international agenda -- Advocacy and lobbying -- Culture and tradition -- Churches, theology and HIV/AIDS -- Mainstreaming HIV/AIDS -- Literature.
Added Entry
Benn, Christoph
World Council of Churches
Subjects
AIDS (Disease)
HIV infections
AIDS (Disease) - Statistics
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Christianity
HIV infections - Religious aspects - Christianity
ISBN
2-8254-1351-8
Call Number
RC 607 A26 W4 2004
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
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