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Syncretism/anti-syncretism : the politics of religious synthesis

Author: Charles Stewart; Rosalind Shaw; European Association of Social Anthropologists.
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1994.
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The contributors explore the issues of agency and power which motivate the conflicting discourses surrounding syncretism, that is the mixing of different religious traditions within a culture.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Syncretism/anti-syncretism.
London ; New York : Routledge, 1994
(DLC) 93046102
(OCoLC)29548092
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Stewart; Rosalind Shaw; European Association of Social Anthropologists.
ISBN: 0203451090 9780203451090 9780415111164 0415111161 9780415111171 041511117X 1280055251 9781280055256
OCLC Number: 56360179
Notes: "European Association of Social Anthropologists."
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 225 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Book Cover; Title; Contents; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction: problematizing syncretism; What 'Alhaji Airplane' saw in Mecca, and what happened when he came home: ritual transformation in a Mende community (Sierra Leone); Beyond syncretism: translation and diabolization in the appropriation of Protestantism in Africa; Variation on a Christian theme: the healing synthesis of Zulu Zionism; The politics of religious synthesis: Roman Catholicism and Hindu village society in Tamil Nadu, India.
Responsibility: edited by Charles Stewart and Rosalind Shaw.
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