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Descriptor in English: Missionaries
Descriptor in Spanish: Misioneros
Descriptor in Portuguese: Missionários
Descriptor in French: Missionnaires
Entry term(s): Missionary
Tree number(s): M01.427
Scope note: Persons sent into an area to evangelize or to perform acts of service, such as medical care, EDUCATION, or SOCIAL JUSTICE.
Annotation: RELIGIOUS MISSIONS and MEDICAL MISSIONS are also available
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
History Note: 2015(1991); use MISSIONS AND MISSIONARIES 1990-2014
See also the descriptors: Medical Missions MeSH
Religious Missions MeSH
DeCS UI: 55773
Descriptor UI: D066189
Date Established: 2015/01/01
Date of Entry: 2014/06/26
Revision Date: 2018/07/13
Missionaries - Preferred
Concept UI M0013927
Scope note Persons sent into an area to evangelize or to perform acts of service, such as medical care, EDUCATION, or SOCIAL JUSTICE.
Preferred term Missionaries
Entry term(s) Missionary



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