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African Religions: Symbol, Ritual, and Community
     

African Religions: Symbol, Ritual, and Community

by Benjamin C. Ray
 
This book presents a portrait of African religious history framed in the religious themes common to the rest of the world. It looks at the traditional religions that provided the philosophical, religious, and ethical basis of African culture. Focusing primarily on traditional African religions and their related myths, rituals, authorities , ethics , and artwork, the

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This book presents a portrait of African religious history framed in the religious themes common to the rest of the world. It looks at the traditional religions that provided the philosophical, religious, and ethical basis of African culture. Focusing primarily on traditional African religions and their related myths, rituals, authorities , ethics , and artwork, the book also includes substantial treatment on nationalism, African Islam and Christianity. For anyone who wants to gain an understanding of the relationship between African religion and culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130186300
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Press
Publication date:
01/01/1976
Series:
Prentice-Hall Studies in Religion Ser.
Pages:
238

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