The Resource Ritual, discourse, and community in Cuban Santería : speaking a sacred world, Kristina Wirtz

Ritual, discourse, and community in Cuban Santería : speaking a sacred world, Kristina Wirtz

Label
Ritual, discourse, and community in Cuban Santería : speaking a sacred world
Title
Ritual, discourse, and community in Cuban Santería
Title remainder
speaking a sacred world
Statement of responsibility
Kristina Wirtz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on ethnographic research about Santeria beliefs and practices, Wirtz observes that practitioners are constantly engaged in reflection about what they and other practitioners are doing, how the orichas (deities) have responded, and what the consequences of their actions were or will be
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
299.6/7409729165
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2532.S3
LC item number
W57 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary Cuba
Label
Ritual, discourse, and community in Cuban Santería : speaking a sacred world, Kristina Wirtz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-242) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : telling moments -- "All the priests in the house" : defining Santería -- Competing histories and dueling moralities -- From skepticism to faith : narratives of religious experience -- Skepticism in faith : evaluating religious experiences in rituals -- Respecting the religion, advancing in the religion -- Building a moral community out of critique and controversy -- Conclusion : the promise
Control code
ocn742657303
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813037035
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27387604
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)742657303
  • acaebk0813037034

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