Mama Lola

Author: Karen McCarthy Brown
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520268105
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This book belies the stereotypes that still distort the image of this ancient religion in the academic as well as the popular mind."—Albert J. Raboteau, Princeton University "An eloquent contribution to the emerging feminist paradigm of ...

Protestant Pentecostalism In Latin America

Author: Karl-Wilhelm Westmeier
Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
ISBN: 9780838638347
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Benyman, Phillip. The Religious Roots of Rebellion: Christians in Central
American Revolutions. Mary Knoll: Orbis, 1984. ... Mama Lola: A Vodou Priestess
in Brooklyn. Comparative Studies in Religion and Society. Berkeley, CA:
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The Cambridge Companion To Religious Studies

Author: Robert A. Orsi
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521883911
Size: 11.37 MB
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... (monastery) for thirty years. Many people in Sringeri had directed me to him, as
he 21 Karen McCarthy Brown, Mama Lola: A Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn,
Comparative Studies in Religion and Society (Berkeley: University of California
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Kupilikula

Author: Harry G. West
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226894058
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Athens: Ohio University Center for International Studies. Bond, George Clement,
and Diane M. Ciekawy. ... Mama Lola: A Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn.
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On The Cutting Edge The Study Of Women In The Biblical World

Author: Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9780826415820
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For vivid descriptions of the music, dance, and artistic expressions that form the
heart of Vodou, see Sallie Ann ... see Karen McCarthy Brown, Mama Lola: A
Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn, Comparative Studies in Religion and Society (rev.
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Poetics Of Conduct

Author: Leela Prasad
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231511272
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Leela Prasad's riveting book presents everyday stories on subjects such as deities, ascetics, cats, and cooking along with stylized, publicly delivered ethical discourse, and shows that the study of oral narrative and performance is ...

A Culture Of Conspiracy

Author: Michael Barkun
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520956524
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COMPARATIVE STUDIES IN RELIGION AND SOCIETY Mark Juergensrneyer,
Editor I. IO. II. IZ. 13. 14. 15. I6. Redemptive Encounters: ... Mama Lola: A Vodou
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Storytellers Saints And Scoundrels

Author: Kirin Narayan
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812205839
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All these stories focus on the complex figure of the Hindu ascetic and so sharpen our understanding of renunciation and gurus in South Asia.

Women In The Yoruba Religious Sphere

Author: Oyeronke Olajubu
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 0791486117
Size: 49.28 MB
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Drawing on a wide range of oral and written sources, this book shows that women occupy a central place in the religious worldview and life of the Yoruba people and shows how men and women engage in mutually beneficial roles in the Yoruba ...