Church State and Society in Kenya

Religion, State and Society in Contemporary Africa: Nigeria, Sudan, South Africa, Zaire and Mozambique (New York: Peter Lang, 1992); L. Anderson, 'Obligation and Accountability: Islamic Politics in North Africa', Daedalus, 120:3 (1991), ...

Church  State and Society in Kenya

This volume offers a debate on the role of Christianity in post-colonial Kenya, charting the role of the church, state and society in the transformation of Kenya and the relationship between the three. It shows how the church initiated health, education, and economic activities, showing it to be a major instrument of transformation.

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