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Tribal religions books

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The Rastafari Movement A North American and Caribbean Perspective by Michael (University of the West Indies) Barnett The Rastafari Movement A North American and Caribbean Perspective

The Rastafari Movement: A North American and Caribbean Perspective provides a historical and ideological overview of the Rastafari movement in the context of its early beginnings in the island of Jamaica and its eventual establishment in other geographic locations. Building...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

The Rastafari Movement A North American and Caribbean Perspective by Michael (University of the West Indies) Barnett The Rastafari Movement A North American and Caribbean Perspective

The Rastafari Movement: A North American and Caribbean Perspective provides a historical and ideological overview of the Rastafari movement in the context of its early beginnings in the island of Jamaica and its eventual establishment in other geographic locations. Building...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

Animism Respecting the Living World by Graham Harvey Animism Respecting the Living World

Graham Harvey explores current and past animistic beliefs and practices of Native Americans, Maori, Aboriginal Australians, and eco-pagans. He considers the varieties of animism found in these cultures as well as their shared desire to live respectfully within larger natural...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/07/2017

Spirit of the Earth Indian Voices on Nature by Joseph Bruchac Spirit of the Earth Indian Voices on Nature

Often spoken at the end of a prayer, a well-known Sioux phrase affirms that we are all related. Similarly, the Sioux medicine man, Brave Buffalo, came to realize when he was still a boy that the maker of all was...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2017

Black Theology in Britain A Reader by Michael N. Jagessar Black Theology in Britain A Reader

Black theology as a discipline emerged in 1960s America, growing out of the experiences of Black people of the African Diaspora as they sought to re-interpret the central ideas of Christianity in light of struggle and oppression. However, a form...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/01/2017

Voices in the Stones Life Lessons from the Native Way by Kent Nerburn Voices in the Stones Life Lessons from the Native Way


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/12/2016

The Nuwaubian Nation Black Spirituality and State Control by Susan Palmer The Nuwaubian Nation Black Spirituality and State Control

The Nuwaubian Nation takes the reader on a journey into an African-American spiritual movement. The United Nuwaubian Nation has changed shape since its inceptions in the 1970s, transforming from a Black Hebrew mystery school into a Muslim utopian community in...
Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 28/11/2016

African Religion Defined A Systematic Study of Ancestor Worship Among the Akan by Anthony Ephirim-Donkor African Religion Defined A Systematic Study of Ancestor Worship Among the Akan

This edition updates the scholarship on ancestor worship-with the addition of three new chapters. The book serves as an invaluable resource for those interested in African religion and symbolic representation and praxis of ancestor worship. The study examines Akan conception...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/11/2016

Coming Soon

Indigenous Religions by Amy Whitehead Indigenous Religions

Scholarly attention to Indigenous religions has grown massively in the last twenty years. Within varied forms of Indigenous Studies (e.g. Native American Studies, Maori Studies), as a field itself, and within ethnological disciplines such as Anthropology and Religious Studies, issues...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Religion, Culture and Spirituality in Africa and the African Diaspora by William (Birkbeck University of London UK) Ackah Religion, Culture and Spirituality in Africa and the African Diaspora

Religion, Culture and Spirituality in Africa and the African Diaspora explores the ways in which religious ideas and beliefs continue to play a crucial role in the lives of people of African descent. The chapters in this volume use historical...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Readings on Religion and Culture in Africa by Chris I Ejizu Readings on Religion and Culture in Africa


Format: Paperback - Released: 14/09/2016

Mysteries of the Jaguar Shamans of the Northwest Amazon by Robin M. Wright, Michael J. Harner Mysteries of the Jaguar Shamans of the Northwest Amazon
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Mysteries of the Jaguar Shamans of the Northwest Amazon tells the life story of Mandu da Silva, the last living jaguar shaman among the Baniwa people in the Northwest Amazon. In this original and engaging work, Robin M. Wright, who...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2016

The World Ayahuasca Diaspora Reinventions and Controversies by Beatriz Caiuby Labate The World Ayahuasca Diaspora Reinventions and Controversies

Ayahuasca is a psychoactive substance that has long been associated with indigenous Amazonian shamanic practices. This title explores how the substance has impacted upon indigenous communities, new urban religiosities, ritual healing, international drug policy, religious persecution, and recreational drug milieus.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2016

I Only Walk on Water When It Rains by Patty L Luckenbach I Only Walk on Water When It Rains


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/05/2016

I Only Walk on Water When It Rains by Patty L Luckenbach I Only Walk on Water When It Rains


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 26/05/2016

Vodou in Haitian Memory The Idea and Representation of Vodou in Haitian Imagination by Celucien L. Joseph Vodou in Haitian Memory The Idea and Representation of Vodou in Haitian Imagination

Vodou in Haitian Memory examines the idea and representation of the Haitian Vodou in Haitin history, art, painting, aesthetics, and culture. Vodou is also studied from multiple theoretical approaches including queer, feminist theory, critical race theory, Marxism, postcolonial criticism, postmodernism,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/05/2016

The Knowledge Seeker Embracing Indigenous Spirituality by Blair A. Stonechild The Knowledge Seeker Embracing Indigenous Spirituality

In The Knowledge Seeker, Blair Stonechild shares his sixty-year journey of learning-from residential school to PhD and beyond-while trying to find a place for Indigenous spirituality in the classroom. Encouraged by an Elder who insisted sacred information be written down,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/05/2016

Vodou in the Haitian Experience A Black Atlantic Perspective by Celucien L. Joseph Vodou in the Haitian Experience A Black Atlantic Perspective

This collection studies comparatively the connections and relationships between Vodou and African traditional religions such as Yoruba religion and Egyptian religion. Vodou is also studied from multiple theoretical approaches including queer, feminist theory, critical race theory, Marxism, postcolonial criticism, postmodernism,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/05/2016

Navaho Religion A Study of Symbolism by Gladys Amanda Reichard Navaho Religion A Study of Symbolism

In this in-depth exploration of the symbols found in Navaho legend and ritual, Gladys Reichard discusses the attitude of the tribe members toward their place in the universe, their obligation toward humankind and their gods, and their conception of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/04/2016

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