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The Resource The Historical study of African religion, Edited by T.O. Ranger and I.N. Kimambo

The Historical study of African religion, Edited by T.O. Ranger and I.N. Kimambo

Label
The Historical study of African religion
Title
The Historical study of African religion
Statement of responsibility
Edited by T.O. Ranger and I.N. Kimambo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
200/.967
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2400
LC item number
.H53 1972
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Historical study of African religion, Edited by T.O. Ranger and I.N. Kimambo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers presented at a conference sponsored by the University of Dar es Salaam and the African Studies Center of the University of California, Los Angeles, and held in Dar es Salaam in June 1970
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • pt. 2.
  • Cults of kingship:
  • The history and political role of the M'Bona cult among the Mang'anja
  • Matthew Schoffeleers
  • A history of Lozi religion to the end of the nineteenth century
  • Mutumba Mainga
  • pt. 3.
  • The interaction of religious and political innovation:
  • The development of religious thought and centres among the Pare
  • Isaria Kimambo, C.K. Omari
  • pt. 1.
  • On the making of a sanctuary: being some thoughts on the history of religion in Padhola
  • Bethwell A. Ogot
  • pt. 4.
  • The historical study of rites of transition and of spirit possession cults:
  • Symbolism, ritual and history: an examination of the work of Victor Turner
  • Aylward Shorter
  • pt. 5.
  • The nineteenth-century crisis and religious systems in East and Central Africa:
  • Nyakyusa cults and politics in the later nineteenth-century
  • Marcia Wright
  • Methods for the reconstruction of early religious history:
  • Towards a history of the expansion of Islam in East Africa: the matrilineal peoples of the southern interior
  • Edward A. Alpers
  • Kinjikitile and the ideology of Maji Maji
  • C.G.K. Gwassa
  • pt. 6.
  • Interactions between African religion and Christianity in the twentieth century:
  • Missionary adaptation of African religious institutions: the Masasi case
  • t. O. Ranger
  • The resistance of the Nyau societies to the Roman Catholic missions in colonial Malawi
  • Matthew Schoffeleers, Ian Linden
  • Archaeology, ritual and religion
  • Merrick Posnansky
  • Language evidence and religious history
  • Christopher Ehret
  • Myth and the history of African religion
  • Michael Gilsenan
Control code
862094
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 307 p.
Isbn
9780520022065
Lccn
76186104
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00540913
  • (OCoLC)540913
Label
The Historical study of African religion, Edited by T.O. Ranger and I.N. Kimambo
Publication
Note
Papers presented at a conference sponsored by the University of Dar es Salaam and the African Studies Center of the University of California, Los Angeles, and held in Dar es Salaam in June 1970
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • pt. 2.
  • Cults of kingship:
  • The history and political role of the M'Bona cult among the Mang'anja
  • Matthew Schoffeleers
  • A history of Lozi religion to the end of the nineteenth century
  • Mutumba Mainga
  • pt. 3.
  • The interaction of religious and political innovation:
  • The development of religious thought and centres among the Pare
  • Isaria Kimambo, C.K. Omari
  • pt. 1.
  • On the making of a sanctuary: being some thoughts on the history of religion in Padhola
  • Bethwell A. Ogot
  • pt. 4.
  • The historical study of rites of transition and of spirit possession cults:
  • Symbolism, ritual and history: an examination of the work of Victor Turner
  • Aylward Shorter
  • pt. 5.
  • The nineteenth-century crisis and religious systems in East and Central Africa:
  • Nyakyusa cults and politics in the later nineteenth-century
  • Marcia Wright
  • Methods for the reconstruction of early religious history:
  • Towards a history of the expansion of Islam in East Africa: the matrilineal peoples of the southern interior
  • Edward A. Alpers
  • Kinjikitile and the ideology of Maji Maji
  • C.G.K. Gwassa
  • pt. 6.
  • Interactions between African religion and Christianity in the twentieth century:
  • Missionary adaptation of African religious institutions: the Masasi case
  • t. O. Ranger
  • The resistance of the Nyau societies to the Roman Catholic missions in colonial Malawi
  • Matthew Schoffeleers, Ian Linden
  • Archaeology, ritual and religion
  • Merrick Posnansky
  • Language evidence and religious history
  • Christopher Ehret
  • Myth and the history of African religion
  • Michael Gilsenan
Control code
862094
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 307 p.
Isbn
9780520022065
Lccn
76186104
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00540913
  • (OCoLC)540913

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