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Adogame, Afe, Roswith Gerloff, and Klaus Hock, eds. Christianity in Africa and the African Diaspora: The Appropriation of a Scattered Heritage. London: Continuum, 2008. Pp. xiv, 354. 75 [pounds sterling].

Association for the Promotion of Mission Studies / Verein zur Forderung der Missionswissenschaft. Migration: Challenge to Religious Identity / Migration: Herausforderung fur die religiose Identitat. Kriens: Brunner, 2008. Pp. 310. Paperback. No price given.

Fensham, Charles. Emerging from the Dark Age Ahead: The Future of the North American Church. Ottawa, Ont.: Novalis, 2008. Pp. 226. Paperback $24.95.

Gaillardetz, Richard R. Ecclesiology for a Global Church: A People Called and Sent. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books, 2008. Pp. xxiv, 312. Paperback $30.

Gonda, Laszlo. The Service of Evangelism, the Evangelism of Service: The Influence of John R. Mott, Hendrik Kraemer, Willem A. Visser't Hooft, and Johannes C. Hoekendijk on the Development of the Understanding of Mission in the Reformed Church in Hungary (1910-1968). Zoetermeer: Boekencentrum, 2008. Pp. xii, 245. Paperback 23.90 [euro].

Hamrin, Carol Lee, ed. Salt and Light: Lives of Faith That Shaped Modern China. Eugene, Ore.: Pickwick Publications, 2009. Pp. xi, 240. Paperback $28. Jewell, Joseph O. Race, Social Reform, and the Making of a Middle Class: The American Missionary Association and Black Atlanta, 1870-1900. …