Possession Ecstasy And Law In Ewe Voodoo

Author: Judy Rosenthal
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Writing from a background of anthropology, Rosenthal carefully monitors her own role as narrator in the book, aware of the cultural distance between her and the Africans she is writing about.

The Oxford Handbook Of Modern African History

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Lose Your Mother

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Hoodoo Voodoo And Conjure

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Some examples are the modern Fon-Ewe Gorovodu and Mama Tchamba
societies, which have recently received substantial treatment by anthropologist
Judy Rosenthal. These have long been important orders that regulate not only
the religious beliefs and rituals of members and their locales but also shape laws
and otherwise order society {Possession, Ecstasy, and Law in Ewe Voodoo, 1).
The Ewe and Fon are far from unique in their institutions. For example, the Krobo
of modern ...

The Oriental Anthropologist

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Cord Of Blood

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Encyclopedia Of Religion

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When The Bird Flies

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Author: Jean Marie Allman
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Judy Rosenthal's Possession, Ecstasy, and Law in Ewe Voodoo examines the
absorption of Nana Tongo and other savanna gods into the present-day spiritual
repertoire of the coastal Ewe people, while Charles Piot's Remotely Global
stresses the modernity of trans-regional cultural dialogue by focusing on the
Kabre region of Togo's northern savanna. While we have benefited from the
range of theoretical insights contained in Werbner's work and in subsequent
anthropological ...