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Stromberg, Peter G. 1993. Language and self-transformation: A study of the Christian conversion narrative. (Publications of the Society for Psychological Anthropology 5). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. xvi + 148 pp.
Book – monograph
In this book, S. argues that the language of Evangelical Christianity, via the conversion narrative, capacitates individuals to connect their personal life experiences to a huge belief system, thus enabling processes of self-transformation and commitment.
Overton, John. 1995. Review of P.G. Stromberg (1993: ´Language and self-transformation: A study of the Christian conversion narrative.´).. Anthropological Linguistics 37 (1) : 104–106.
Hatch, Gary. 1994. Review of P. G. Stromberg (1993: 'Language and self-transformation: A study of the Christian conversion narrative').. Discourse & Society 5 (2) : 270–272.