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2 ‘Saving the Congo’: transnational social fields and politics of home in the Congolese diaspora
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written by Marie Godin, fl. 2015 and David Garbin, fl. 2015; in Africans on the Move: Migration, Diaspora and Development Nexus (Abingdon, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2015, originally published 2015), 15-32
The 20th century witnessed the large-scale displacement and dispersal of populations across the world because of major political upheavals, among them the two European wars, decolonization and the Cold War. These major events were followed by globalization which accelerated free trade and the mobility of capital,...
written by Marie Godin, fl. 2015 and David Garbin, fl. 2015; in Africans on the Move: Migration, Diaspora and Development Nexus (Abingdon, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2015, originally published 2015), 15-32
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8. Food and spirits: religion, gender, and identity in the ‘African’ cuisine of Northeast Brazil
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written by Allan Charles Dawson, 1973-; in African Diaspora in Brazil: History, Culture and Politics (New York, NY: Routledge (Publisher), 2014, originally published 2014), 93-113

The term 'Black Atlantic' was coined to describe the social, cultural and political space that emerged out of the experience of slavery, exile, oppression, exploitation and resistance. This volume seeks to recast a new map of the 'Black Atlantic' beyond the Anglophone Atlantic zone by focusing on Brazil as a socia...

written by Allan Charles Dawson, 1973-; in African Diaspora in Brazil: History, Culture and Politics (New York, NY: Routledge (Publisher), 2014, originally published 2014), 93-113
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Candomble
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014),
Source: www.bbc.co.uk
written by British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014),
Source: www.bbc.co.uk
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17 THE ORISHA RESCUE MISSION
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written by Donald Cosentino, fl. 1982; in New African Diaspora (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 347-357
The New York Times reports that since 1990 more Africans have voluntarily relocated to the United States and Canada than had been forcibly brought here before the slave trade ended in 1807. The key reason for these migrations has been the collapse of social, political, economic, and educational structures in their...
written by Donald Cosentino, fl. 1982; in New African Diaspora (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 347-357
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African Oral Histories - Kuot Mapeok
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interview by Leigh Swigart, fl. 2000 (Philadelphia, PA: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 2001),
Source: hsp.org
interview by Leigh Swigart, fl. 2000 (Philadelphia, PA: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 2001),
Source: hsp.org
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Library of Anthropology, Religion, Diaspora and Cultural Identity: A Reader in the Anglophone Caribbean
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edited by John W. Pulis, fl. 1990, in Library of Anthropology (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 1999), 436 page(s)
Although the religions of the Caribbean have been a subject of popular media, there have been few ethnographic publications. This text is a much-needed and long overdue addition to Caribbean studies and the exploration of ideas, beliefs, and religious practices of Caribbean folk in diaspora and at home. Drawing up...
edited by John W. Pulis, fl. 1990, in Library of Anthropology (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 1999), 436 page(s)
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[Front matter]
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written by Joseph M. Murphy, 1951-; in Working the Spirit: Ceremonies of the African Diaspora (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 1994), i-xv
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Africa's Ogun: Old World and New (Second Expanded Edition)
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edited by Sandra T. Barnes, 1935- (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1997, originally published 1989), 413 page(s)
The second edition of this landmark work is enhanced by new chapters on Ogun worship in the New World. From reviews of the first edition:... an ethnographically rich contribution to the historical understanding of West African culture, as well as an exploration of the continued vitality of that culture in the chan...
edited by Sandra T. Barnes, 1935- (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1997, originally published 1989), 413 page(s)
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written by Manu Herbstein, 1936- (Self-published),
Source: www.ama.africatoday.com
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Dread History: The African Diaspora, Ethiopianism and Rastafari
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written by Smithsonian Institution. Center for Education and Museum Studies (District of Columbia: Smithsonian Institution. Center for Education and Museum Studies),
Source: www.smithsonianeducation.org
written by Smithsonian Institution. Center for Education and Museum Studies (District of Columbia: Smithsonian Institution. Center for Education and Museum Studies),
Source: www.smithsonianeducation.org
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