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Bastide on religion : the invention of candomblé / Michel Despland.

Author/Creator:
Despland, Michel.
Publication:
London ; Oakville, CT : Equinox Pub. Ltd., 2008.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 147 p. ; 25 cm.
Series:
Key thinkers in the study of religion
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Subjects:
Bastide, Roger, 1898-1974.
Religion.
Candomblé (Religion).
Bahia (Brazil : State) -- Religious life and customs.
Contents:
An intellectual biography
Breaking the glass and striking the rock
Symbols, memory and anticipation : sociology from Durkheim to Gurvitch
Civilizations neither meet nor clash, people do
The three books on Afro-Brazilian religions
The Paris career : the world of French ethnologists
Leaving safe ground : acknowledging the fluidity of human interaction
Candomblé as paradigm for translocal religion
O sagrado selvagem as corner stone of a theory of religion
Study of religion and sociology of knowledge
The aesthetic dimension, or the black hen lays white eggs.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [107]-[136] and index.
ISBN:
9781845533656 (hb)
1845533658 (hb)
9781845533663 (pbk.)
1845533666 (pbk.)
OCLC:
191207074