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edited by Afe Adogame, 1964-; in The Public Face of African New Religious Movements in Diaspora, Ashgate Inform Series on Minority Religions and Spiritual Movements (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2016, originally published 2014), i-xi
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Worldview, the Orichas, and Santería: Africa to Cuba and Beyond
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written by Mercedes Cros Sandoval, fl. 1975 (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2007, originally published 2006), 457 page(s)
This introduction to the Afro-Cuban religion called Santería explores how it emerged and developed in Cuba out of transplanted Yoruba beliefs, and continues to spread and adjust to changing times and contexts. Exploring every facet of Santería's worldview, the book examines how practitioners have adapted receive...
written by Mercedes Cros Sandoval, fl. 1975 (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2007, originally published 2006), 457 page(s)
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The Search for Beauty in Islam: A Conference of the Books
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written by Khaled Abou El Fadl, 1963- (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006, originally published 2006), 428 page(s)
Khaled Abou El Fadl is a classically-trained Islamic jurist, an American lawyer and law professor, and one of the most important Islamic thinkers today. In this updated and expanded edition of The Search for Beauty in Islam, Abou El Fadl offers eye-opening and enlightening insights into the contemporary realities...
written by Khaled Abou El Fadl, 1963- (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006, originally published 2006), 428 page(s)
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Reclaiming African Religions in Trinidad: The Socio-Political Legitimation of the Orisha and Spiritual Baptist Faiths
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written by Frances Henry, 1931- (Kingston, Kingston Parish: University of the West Indies Press, 2003), 256 page(s)
Frances Henry explores connections among various African religions, the cultural identity and historic experiences of Caribbean peoples, and the re-discovery of the African past as an important aspect of national identity in Trinidad and Tobago. Dynamic doctrinal and ideological changes have taken place within the...
written by Frances Henry, 1931- (Kingston, Kingston Parish: University of the West Indies Press, 2003), 256 page(s)
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The Collected Works of Langston Hughes, vol. 9: Essays on Art, Race, Politics, and World Affairs
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edited by Christopher De Santis (Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 2002), 627 page(s)
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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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Folklore, Memoirs and Other Writings
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(New York, NY: Library of America, 1995), 1001 page(s)
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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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Maria W. Stewart: America's First Black Woman Political Writer
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edited by Marilyn Richardson (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1987), 136 page(s)
edited by Marilyn Richardson (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1987), 136 page(s)
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The Sanctified Church
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(Berkeley, CA: Marlowe & Company (Publisher), 1981), 137 page(s)
(Berkeley, CA: Marlowe & Company (Publisher), 1981), 137 page(s)
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