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The Resource Women and religion in the African diaspora : knowledge, power, and performance, edited by R. Marie Griffith and Barbara Dianne Savage

Women and religion in the African diaspora : knowledge, power, and performance, edited by R. Marie Griffith and Barbara Dianne Savage

Label
Women and religion in the African diaspora : knowledge, power, and performance
Title
Women and religion in the African diaspora
Title remainder
knowledge, power, and performance
Statement of responsibility
edited by R. Marie Griffith and Barbara Dianne Savage
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL458
LC item number
.W56375 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Griffith, R. Marie
  • Savage, Barbara Dianne
Series statement
Lived religions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women and religion
  • Godsdienst
  • Afrikanen
  • Vrouwen
  • Diaspora
  • Amerika
  • Afrika
Label
Women and religion in the African diaspora : knowledge, power, and performance, edited by R. Marie Griffith and Barbara Dianne Savage
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-356) and index
Contents
  • "Power in the blood" : menstrual taboos and women's power in an African instituted church
  • Deidre Helen Crumbley
  • "The spirit of the Holy Ghost is a male spirit" : African American preaching women and the paradoxes of gender
  • Wallace Best
  • "Make us a power" : African American Methodists debate the "woman question," 1870-1900
  • Martha S. Jones
  • "Only a woman would do" : Bible reading and African American women's organizing work
  • Anthea D. Butler
  • Exploring the religious connection : Black women community workers, religious agency, and the force of faith
  • Cheryl Townsend Gilkes
  • É a senzala : slavery, women, and embodied knowledge in Afro-Brazilian Candomblé
  • The arts of loving
  • Lisa Gail Collins
  • "Truths that liberate the soul" : Eva Jessye and the politics of religious performance
  • Judith Weisenfeld
  • Shopping with Sister Zubayda : African American Sunni Muslim rituals of consumption and belonging
  • Carolyn Rouse
  • "But, it's Bible" : African American women and television preachers
  • Marla Frederick-McGlathery
  • Rachel Elizabeth Harding
  • "I smoothed the way; I opened doors" : women in the Yoruba-Orisha tradition of Trinidad
  • Tracey E. Hucks
  • Joining the African diaspora : migration and diasporic religious culture among the Garifuna in Honduras and New York
  • Paul Christopher Johnson
  • Women of the African diaspora within : the Masowe Apostles, an African-initiated church
  • Isabel Mukonyora
Control code
62324680
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 374 p.
Isbn
9780801883705
Lccn
2005032618
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62324680
Label
Women and religion in the African diaspora : knowledge, power, and performance, edited by R. Marie Griffith and Barbara Dianne Savage
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-356) and index
Contents
  • "Power in the blood" : menstrual taboos and women's power in an African instituted church
  • Deidre Helen Crumbley
  • "The spirit of the Holy Ghost is a male spirit" : African American preaching women and the paradoxes of gender
  • Wallace Best
  • "Make us a power" : African American Methodists debate the "woman question," 1870-1900
  • Martha S. Jones
  • "Only a woman would do" : Bible reading and African American women's organizing work
  • Anthea D. Butler
  • Exploring the religious connection : Black women community workers, religious agency, and the force of faith
  • Cheryl Townsend Gilkes
  • É a senzala : slavery, women, and embodied knowledge in Afro-Brazilian Candomblé
  • The arts of loving
  • Lisa Gail Collins
  • "Truths that liberate the soul" : Eva Jessye and the politics of religious performance
  • Judith Weisenfeld
  • Shopping with Sister Zubayda : African American Sunni Muslim rituals of consumption and belonging
  • Carolyn Rouse
  • "But, it's Bible" : African American women and television preachers
  • Marla Frederick-McGlathery
  • Rachel Elizabeth Harding
  • "I smoothed the way; I opened doors" : women in the Yoruba-Orisha tradition of Trinidad
  • Tracey E. Hucks
  • Joining the African diaspora : migration and diasporic religious culture among the Garifuna in Honduras and New York
  • Paul Christopher Johnson
  • Women of the African diaspora within : the Masowe Apostles, an African-initiated church
  • Isabel Mukonyora
Control code
62324680
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 374 p.
Isbn
9780801883705
Lccn
2005032618
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62324680

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