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Religie en spiritualiteit - Midden-Amerika

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Chanting Down the New Jerusalem
Calypso, Christianity, and Capitalism in the Caribbean

Engels | Paperback | 2008

In this brilliantly evocative ethnography, Francio Guadeloupe probes the ethos and attitude created by radio disc jockeys on the... Meer

The Faithful Parent
A Biblical Guide to Raising a Family

Engels | Paperback | 2010

"The Faithful Parent" gives many practical, biblically based suggestions and promises that the most important relationship in any... Meer

Secrets of the Talking Jaguar
Memoirs from the Living Heart of a Mayan Village

Engels | Paperback | 1999

This powerful memoir of an American who was adopted by a shaman and allowed to study the secrets of a Tzutujil Mayan village in... Meer

Origins of Rastafari Identity in Jamaica

Engels | Paperback | 2009

So much has been written about the Rastafari, yet we know so little about why and how people join the Rastafari movement. Although... Meer

The Mayan Book of the Dawn of Life

Engels | Paperback | 1996

Popol Vuh, the Quiche Mayan book of creation, is not only the most important text in the native languages of the Americas, it is... Meer

The Rastafari Reader

Engels | Paperback | 1998

This anthology explores Rastafari religion, culture, and politics in Jamaica and other parts of the African diaspora. An... Meer

Origins of Rastafari Identity in Jamaica

Engels | Hardcover | 2009

So much has been written about the Rastafari, yet we know so little about why and how people join the Rastafari movement. Although... Meer

Entheogens and the Origins of Religion

Engels | Paperback | 1992

This fascinating book discusses the role played by psychoactive mushrooms in the religious rituals of ancient Greece, Eurasia, and... Meer

An Introduction to Haiti's Indigenous Spiritual Tradition

Engels | Paperback | 2012

Deeply rooted in Haiti's culture and held sacred by millions, Haitian Vodou is a joyous and profound ancestral practice descended... Meer

The Haitian Way of Healing and Power

Engels | Paperback | 2003

Written by an initiate of Haitian Vodou, this book reveals Vodou as one of the most powerful shamanic traditions. The author... Meer

Celebrating Customs and Traditions

Engels | Paperback | 2007

A wonderful showcase for the vibrant culture and customs of the African and Caribbean world - key events in the festival calendar... Meer

Religion, Miracles, and Spectacles in Cuba and Puerto Rico, 1898-1956

Engels | Paperback | 2007

Explores the changing relationship between regulators and practitioners in neocolonial Cuba and Puerto Rico. Examining seven... Meer

The Parallel Lives of People as Plants: Keeping the Seeds Alive

Engels | Hardcover | 2012

Following the acclaimed Secrets of the Talking Jaguar, this expansive, lyrical book in the tradition of indigenous oral... Meer

A Journey into the Afro-Cuban World of Divinities, Spirits and Sorcery

Engels | Hardcover | 2003

Will be of interest not only to specialists in Afro-Cuban and African Diaspora religions, but also to medical anthropologists and... Meer

A Journey Into the Afro-Cuban World of Divinities, Spirits, and Sorcery

Engels | Paperback | 2004

Wedel's account will appeal to scholars and others interested in Santeria, Cuba, and religious healing. Santeria--with roots in... Meer

Rituals and Experiences in an Afro-Cuban Religion

Engels | Paperback | 2002

In 1992 Smithsonian anthropologist Michael Atwood Mason traveled to Cuba for initiation as a priest into the Santería religion.... Meer

The Dominican Case In Comparative Perspective

Engels | Paperback | 2007

The Catholic Church acted as a mediator during social and political change in several Latin American countries from the 1960s... Meer