African Religions: Symbol, Ritual, and Community, Second Ed.  -     By: Benjamin C. Ray
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African Religions: Symbol, Ritual, and Community, Second Ed.

Prentice Hall / Pearson / 1999 / Paperback

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This book is a wide-ranging, well-organized introduction to African religious history that focuses primarily upon traditional African religions--constructed around a set of religious themes common to the rest of the world's religions. Students will learn that traditional religions provided the philosophical, religious, and ethical foundation of African culture, and by studying them understand the versions of Christianity and Islam to which the majority of Africans belong.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 218
Vendor: Prentice Hall / Pearson
Publication Date: 1999
ISBN: 0130828424
ISBN-13: 9780130828422
Availability: Available to ship on or about 09/26/14.

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This book presents a portrait of African religious history framed in the religious themes common to the rest of the world. It looks at the traditional religions that provided the philosophical, religious, and ethical basis of African culture. Focusing primarily on traditional African religions and their related myths, rituals, authorities , ethics , and artwork, the book also includes substantial treatment on nationalism, African Islam and Christianity. For anyone who wants to gain an understanding of the relationship between African religion and culture.

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