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Trance and Modernity in the Southern Caribbean: African and Hindu Popular Religions in Trinidad and Tobago

Keith E. McNeal
Format
Book
Published
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2011.
Language
English
Series
New World Diasporas
New World Diasporas Series
ISBN
9780813037363 (alk. paper), 0813037360 (alk. paper)
Contents
  • Prologue : ecstasy
  • Catching power, playing deep
  • Hierarchy and heterodoxy in a maze of color
  • Serving the Orishas
  • Doing the Mother's work
  • Sides and paths : spirits and transculturation in the southern Caribbean
  • Religion and the politics of diaspora in the era of postcolonial multiculturalism
  • Epilogue : ecstasy in exile.
Description
xv, 388 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-369) and index.
Technical Details
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