The Resource Religion in Africa : experience & expression, edited by Thomas D. Blakely, Walter E.A. van Beek, Dennis L. Thomson with the assistance of Linda Hunter Adams, Merrill E. Oates

Religion in Africa : experience & expression, edited by Thomas D. Blakely, Walter E.A. van Beek, Dennis L. Thomson with the assistance of Linda Hunter Adams, Merrill E. Oates

Label
Religion in Africa : experience & expression
Title
Religion in Africa
Title remainder
experience & expression
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas D. Blakely, Walter E.A. van Beek, Dennis L. Thomson with the assistance of Linda Hunter Adams, Merrill E. Oates
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
291/.0967
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2462.5
LC item number
.R45 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Monograph series of the David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies at Brigham Young University
Series volume
v. 4
Label
Religion in Africa : experience & expression, edited by Thomas D. Blakely, Walter E.A. van Beek, Dennis L. Thomson with the assistance of Linda Hunter Adams, Merrill E. Oates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p.443-483
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 443-483) and index
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  • RICHMOND
Contents
  • The innocent sorcerer : coping with evil in two African societies (Kapsiki & Dogon) / Walter E. A. van Beek -- Myth & epic in Central Africa / Luc de Heusch -- Kimbanguism & the question of syncretism in Zaire / Wyatt MacGaffey -- Jamaa : a charismatic movement revisited / Johannes Fabian -- Protestant missions in Africa : the dialectic of conversion in the American Methodist Episcopal church in Eastern Zimbabwe, 1900-1950 / Terrence O. Ranger -- Prophetism, democharisma, & social change / Asmarom Legesse -- Gola womanhood & the limits of masculine omnipotence / Warren L. d'Azevedo -- Male & female secret societies among the Bafodea Limba of Northern Sierra Leone / Simon Ottenberg -- Bringing the extraordinary into the ordinary : music performance among the Kpelle of Liberia / Ruth M. Stone -- Ancestors, "witchcraft", & foregrounding the poetic : men's oratory & women's song-dance in Hemba Funerary performance / Pamela A. R. Blakely, Thomas D. Blakely
  • The innocent sorcerer : coping with evil in two African societies (Kapsiki & Dogon) / Walter E. A. van Beek -- Myth & epic in Central Africa / Luc de Heusch -- Kimbanguism & the question of syncretism in Zaire / Wyatt MacGaffey -- Jamaa : a charismatic movement revisited / Johannes Fabian -- Protestant missions in Africa : the dialectic of conversion in the American Methodist Episcopal church in Eastern Zimbabwe, 1900-1950 / Terrence O. Ranger -- Prophetism, democharisma, & social change / Asmarom Legesse -- Gola womanhood & the limits of masculine omnipotence / Warren L. d'Azevedo -- Male & female secret societies among the Bafodea Limba of Northern Sierra Leone / Simon Ottenberg -- Bringing the extraordinary into the ordinary : music performance among the Kpelle of Liberia / Ruth M. Stone -- Ancestore, "withchcraft", & foregrounding the poetic : men's oratory & women's song-dance in Hemba Funerary performance / Pamela A. R. Blakely, Thomas D. Blakely
Control code
000080954
Isbn
9780435080839
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
92030302
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u73290
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000080954
  • (OCoLC)26502760

Library Locations

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