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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95
This book provides new theoretical and methodological insights for understanding and interpreting ANRMs and African-derived religions in diaspora. Contributors focus on groups and movements drawn from Christian, Islamic, Jewish and African-derived religious movements and explore their provenance and patterns of emergence, their belief systems and ritual... more...
- BRILL 2010; US$ 146.00
The essays in this volume illustrates the variety and power of predominantly pentecostal-charismatic movements between Western and African religious actors and groups that has developed across the past twenty years. In so doing, it also highlights the dramatic change in global "migration" patterns as a result of relatively inexpensive air... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 124.95
This book presents a unique exploration of African traditions in the study of religion in Africa and the new African diaspora. Contributors drawn from diverse African and global contexts situate current scholarly traditions of the study of African religions within the purview of academic encounter and exchanges with non-African scholars and non-African... more...
- Aarhus University Press 2008; US$ 27.72
Globalization is a predominant theme in contemporary educationaland political circles. Research on globalization has becomea political priority because the world has become a ?single place?where local events may have worldwide political, economic andmilitary consequences. Oftentimes, however, cultural and religiousconsequences are ignored ? although... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 114.95
This book presents a unique multidisciplinary exploration of African traditions in the study of religion, diaspora, and gendered societies. Contributors drawn from diverse African and global contexts situate current scholarly traditions of the study of African religions within the purview of academic encounter and exchanges with non-African scholars... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 85.16
When scholarship presents the histories, belief systems, and ritual patterns of specific religious groups, it often privileges victorious and Úlite fractions of those communities to the detriment and neglect of alternative, dissonant, and resurgent voices. The contributions in this volume, which include case studies on various religious and academic... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 124.95
Caribbean Diaspora in the USA presents a new cultural theory based on an exploration of Caribbean religious communities in New York City. The Caribbean culture of New York demonstrates a cultural dynamism which embraces Spanish speaking, English speaking and French speaking migrants. All cultures are full of breaks and contradictions as Latin American... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95
Shamanism, Discourse, Modernity considers indigenous peoples? struggles for human rights, anxieties about anthropocentric mastery of nature, neoliberal statecraft, and entrepreneurialism of the self. The book focuses on four domains - shamanism, indigenism, environmentalism and neoliberalism - in terms of interrelated historical processes and overlapping... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 104.95
Exploring religious and spiritual changes which have been taking place among Indigenous populations in Australia and New Zealand, this book focuses on important changes in religious affiliation in census data over the last 15 years. Drawing on both local social and political debates, while contextualising the discussion in wider global debates about... more...