PhD - Dissertation
Academic Work 
[PhD - Dissertation] 




My dissertation with the title “Sickness and Healing: A Cognitive Study of Mature Lele Christians in Papua New Guinea” was apporved by the faculty of the School of Intercultural Studies at Fuller Theological Seminary in April 2018. The dissertation is available here (4 MB).  


Additional Material to my Dissertation

In the dissertation, I refer to additional material at various points; it can be accessed here. 

For more stories about the traditional causes of sickness and how people respond to it, click here.

For more transcribed and translated interviews from the focus groups, click here.

In a video (24 MB) I explain how I used the software atlas.ti to code and analyze the focus groups interviews.


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