Methodists and Muslims in the Gambia

@article{Frederiks2009MethodistsAM,
  title={Methodists and Muslims in the Gambia},
  author={M. Frederiks},
  journal={Islam and Christian–Muslim Relations},
  year={2009},
  volume={20},
  pages={61 - 72}
}
  • M. Frederiks
  • Published 2009
  • Sociology
  • Islam and Christian–Muslim Relations
The Gambia (West Africa) is a predominantly Muslim country, with a small Christian community. Christian–Muslim encounters in the Gambia can be traced back as far as the fifteenth century. This article explores part of this long interreligious history of the Gambia. It researches – on the basis of archival materials – the attitudes and perceptions of the Gambian Methodist Church towards Muslims in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The article argues that, although the attitude of the… Expand
4 Citations

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 33 REFERENCES
Christian Mission in the Twentieth Century
  • 69
  • PDF
West Africa: The Quest for God and Gold
  • 1977
Les missionnaires a la rencontre de l'Afrique au XIXe siecle : Côte des Esclaves et pays yoruba, 1840-1891
  • 3
  • Highly Influential
Les missionnaires à la rencontre de l’Afrique au XIXe siècle (Paris: L’Harmattan)
  • 1994
For a more elaborate discussion of the history of Islam in the Gambia, see Frederiks
  • 2003
Christian Relations with Islam: The Gambia, presentation made to the plenary session
  • 1998
...
1
2
3
4
...