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Author Wafer, Jim
Title The Taste of Blood : Spirit Possession in Brazilian Candomble
Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1991
©1991
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (236 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Contemporary Ethnography Ser
Contemporary Ethnography Ser
Note Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Participants -- Pre-text -- Part 1: Exu -- 1 The Lips of Pomba-Gira -- 2 Padilha's Vow -- 3 Corquisa -- Part 2: Caboclo -- 4 Order and Progress -- 5 Of Keys -- 6 Villages -- Part 3: Orixá -- 7 Child Spirits -- 8 The Throne -- 9 Tempo -- Epilogue: Egum -- Postface -- Glossary -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- References -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z
"The Taste of Blood brilliantly explores both Condomble and the representations of ethnographic research."--Folklore Forum
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Link Print version: Wafer, Jim The Taste of Blood : Spirit Possession in Brazilian Candomble Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press,c1991 9780812213416
Subject Candomblé (Religion)
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