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 ...

The Cambridge Companion To Religious Studies

Author: Robert A. Orsi
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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
Press, ...

Kupilikula

Author: Harry G. West
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
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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
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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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Protestant Pentecostalism In Latin America

Author: Karl-Wilhelm Westmeier
Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
ISBN: 9780838638347
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As early as 1959, Paul Til- lich wrote that in the study of culture, a detached, "
objective" approach is impossible ... See Karen McCarthy Brown, Mama Lola: A
Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn, Comparative Studies in Religion and Society (
Berkeley, ...

If Divination Knowledge Power And Performance

Author: Jacob K. Olupona
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 025301896X
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Anthropologica: The Journal of the Canadian Anthropology Society 44 (2): 271–
293. Connerton, Paul. 1989. How Societies Remember. ... The Yoruba-Speaking
Peoples of the Slave Coast of West Africa: Their Religion, Manners, Customs,
Laws, Language, etc. ... Comparative Studies in Society and History 41, no. 1:72–
103. McCarthy Brown, Karen. 1991. Mama Lola: A Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn.

Moral Development Theories Secular And Religious

Author: Robert Murray Thomas
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313302367
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A Comparative Study Robert Murray Thomas. Marx, K., & Engels, F. (1848). ...
Mama Lola: A Vodou priestess in Brooklyn. Berkeley: University of ... Islam and
modern science. In Islamic Council of Europe, Islam and contemporary society (
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Encyclopedia Of Medical Anthropology

Author: Carol R. Ember
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It also leads to a study of the relationship to other features of the societies in
which these occur, how they are distributed throughout the world, ... Because of
women's strong presence in Possession Trance religions, research into these
groups became relevant to gender studies. ... Mama Lola: A vodou priestess in
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Rara

Author: Elizabeth A. McAlister
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520228221
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"This is a startling, stunning, and fascinating book about the blend of music, religion, and politics in Haitian culture.