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Guide to the Lingenfelter, Sherwood Collection
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Administrative History:
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Lingenfelter, Sherwood Collection
    Dates: 1967-2011
    Identification: CFT00109
    Creator: Lingenfelter, Sherwood G.
    Physical Description: 16.00
    Repository: David Allan Hubbard Library Archives
    135 N. Oakland Avenue
    Pasadena, CA, 91182-0002
    URL: http://library.fuller.edu/archives/
    Email: archives@fuller.edu
    Phone: (626) 584-5311
    Fax: (626) 584-5613

    Administrative History:

    After serving as Provost and professor of intercultural studies at Biola University from 1988 to 2000, Dr. Sherwood Lingenfelter was installed as Dean of the School of World Mission in 1999. In 2003 he was installed as Provost where he served with distinction until June 2011.
    With his wife, Dr. Judith Lingenfelter, he lived for three years in the Yap Islands of Micronesia; engaged in additional research in Brazil, Cameroon, and Suriname; and over the past two decades has continued to contribute to the field of mission through consulting, training, and speaking. Books Lingenfelter has authored include most recently Leading Cross-culturally: An Incarnational Model for Power-Giving Leadership, and he has taught such courses at Fuller as Culture and Transformation; Culture, Human Sexuality, and Ministry; and Leaders, Denominational Structures, and Missional Churches.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Corporate Name:

    Fuller Theological Seminary
    Fuller Theological Seminary. School of World Mission.

    Geographic Name:

    Yap (Micronesia)

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Scholarly use within parameters of copyright law

    Conditions Governing Access:

    Supervised use only

    Scope and Contents

    Dr. Sherwood Lingenfelter is an anthropologist, professor of anthropology, and College and Seminary Administrator. The collection includes 4 linear feet of Yap (Yap Islands of Micronesia) research notes and documents as well as 12 linear feet of Fuller Theological Seminary School of World Mission (now School of Intercultural Studies) and Provost’s Offices administrative files.