ERIC Number: EJ543630
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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The Inculturation of Holy Child Education: Actions Not Words.
Bowman, Lorna M. A.
Religious Education, v91 n3 p334-50 Sum 1996
Discusses the educational philosophy of the Society of the Holy Child Jesus and its impact upon the women of Nigeria and Ghana. This religious instruction allowed them to attain a liberated means of self-expression and leadership faithful to their cultural heritage as African women and their formation as Christians. (MJP)
Descriptors: African Culture, Consciousness Raising, Cultural Influences, Females, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Moral Values, Oral History, Personal Autonomy, Religion, Religious Education, Religious Factors, Religious Organizations, Self Actualization, Self Determination, Self Expression, Social Cognition, Social Values, Womens Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Africa; Ghana; Nigeria