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African traditional religions in contemporary society

Author: Jacob K Olupona; International Religious Foundation.; Council for World Religions.
Publisher: New York : International Religious Foundation : Distributed by Paragon House, ©1991.
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
African traditional religions in contemporary society.
New York : International Religious Foundation ; Distributed by Paragon House, ©1991
(OCoLC)556244999
Online version:
African traditional religions in contemporary society.
New York : International Religious Foundation ; Distributed by Paragon House, ©1991
(OCoLC)608430549
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob K Olupona; International Religious Foundation.; Council for World Religions.
ISBN: 0892260777 9780892260775 0892260793 9780892260799
OCLC Number: 20825000
Notes: Papers presented at the conference "The place of African traditional religion in contemporary Africa," held in Nairobi, Kenya, on Sept. 10-14 1987, sponsored by the Council for World Religions.
"A new ERA book."
Description: 204 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: "Insiders" and "outsiders" in the study of African religions / David Westerlund --
Major issues in the study of African traditional religion / Jacob K. Olupọna --
Place of traditional religion in contemporary South Africa / Gerhardus Cornelis Oosthuizen --
Place of African traditional religion in contemporary Africa / Wande Abimbọla --
Flowers in the garden / John S. Mbiti --
Role of women in African traditional religion and among the Yoruba / Joseph Akinyẹle Ọmoỵajowo --
Talking drum / Georges Niangoran-Bouah --
Religious politics and the myth of Ṣango / Akinwumi Iṣọla --
African traditional socio-religious ethics and national development / Friday M. Mbon --
Encounter between African traditional religion and other religions in Nigeria / Joseph Ọmọṣade Awolalu --
Traditional African religion and Christianity / Vincent Mulago --
Revitalization in African traditional religion / Rosalind I.J. Hackett --
Tradition and continuity in African religions / Benetta W. Jules-Rosette --
Perseverance and transmutation in African traditional religions / Evan M. Zuesse.
Responsibility: edited by Jacob K. Olupọna.

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