Encyclopedia of African and African-American Religions / Edition 1

Encyclopedia of African and African-American Religions / Edition 1

by Stephen D. Glazier
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415922453

ISBN-13: 9780415922456

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This important new reference covers African and African-American religion in sub-Saharan Africa, North America, South America, and the Caribbean, and provides vital insights into its growing worldwide influence in Europe, Asia and the South Pacific. Entries encompass individuals, concepts, specific religions, religious movements and churches, and include:

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This important new reference covers African and African-American religion in sub-Saharan Africa, North America, South America, and the Caribbean, and provides vital insights into its growing worldwide influence in Europe, Asia and the South Pacific. Entries encompass individuals, concepts, specific religions, religious movements and churches, and include: Akan, Aladura, Azusa Street Mission, Black theology, candomble, Dominican vodun, the Harrist movement, Jamaa, Macumba, Mission des Noirs, Mt. Sinai Holy Church, Nuer, Pentecostalism, Pocomania, Santería, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Unification Church, Yoruba, and many more. Photos, illustrations, and source material round out the package.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415922456
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Series:
Religion and Society Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.30(d)

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