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Theoretical explorations in African religion

Author: Wim M J van Binsbergen; J M Schoffeleers
Publisher: London ; Boston : KPI, 1985.
Series: Monographs from the African Studies Centre, Leiden.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First published in 1985. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Theoretical explorations in African religion
(DLC) 84012194
(OCoLC)10799161
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wim M J van Binsbergen; J M Schoffeleers
ISBN: 9781136137860 1136137866
OCLC Number: 889813125
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 389 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Theoretical explorations in African religion / Wim van Binsbergen and Matthew Schoffeleers --
Perspectives on divination in contemporary sub-Saharan Africa / Renaat Devisch --
Towards a semantic approach to the principle of transformation / Wauthier de Mahieu --
From waste-making to recycling / André Droogers --
Religious pluralism / Johannes Fabian --
Oral history and the retrieval of the distant past / Matthew Schoffeleers --
The historical interpretation of myth in the context of popular Islam / Wim van Binsbergen --
The consequences of literacy in African religion / John M. Janzen --
The argument of images / Richard P. Werbner --
Religious studies and political economy / Terence O. Ranger --
Dini ya Msambwa / Robert Buijtenhuijs --
Prophets of God or of history? / Christian Coulon.
Series Title: Monographs from the African Studies Centre, Leiden.
Responsibility: edited by Wim van Binsbergen and Matthew Schoffeleers.

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First published in 1985. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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