EBOOK The Faces of the Gods Voodoo and Roman Catholicism in Haiti


  • Paperback
  • 240
  • The Faces of the Gods Voodoo and Roman Catholicism in Haiti
  • Leslie G. Desmangles
  • English
  • 25 March 2020
  • 9780807843932

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    EBOOK The Faces of the Gods Voodoo and Roman Catholicism in Haiti I would recommend this book as an entry level source of information about voodoo especially for those who are trying to connect with t

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    EBOOK The Faces of the Gods Voodoo and Roman Catholicism in Haiti Good book that is refreshingly respectful of Vodou There are some biases in which Desmangles refuses to be criti

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    review The Faces of the Gods Voodoo and Roman Catholicism in Haiti Read & Download ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free µ Leslie G. Desmangles Leslie G. Desmangles µ 5 Summary This was an interesting book but not one that really catches the attention It was heavy on the historical roots of Haiti

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The Faces of the Gods Voodoo and Roman Catholicism in Haiti

The Faces of the Gods Voodoo and Roman Catholicism in Haiti Free download ✓ 5 Leslie G. Desmangles µ 5 Summary N to the role of the seventeenth and eighteenth century maroon communities in preserving African traditions and the attempts by the Catholic educated elite to suppress African based superstitions The result is a society in which one religion Catholicism is visible and official; the other Vodou is unofficial and largely secretiv.

Read & Download ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free µ Leslie G. Desmangles

The Faces of the Gods Voodoo and Roman Catholicism in Haiti Free download ✓ 5 Leslie G. Desmangles µ 5 Summary Vodou the folk religion of Haiti is a by product of the contact between Roman Catholicism and African and Amerindian traditional religions In this book Leslie Desmangles analyzes the mythology and rituals of Vodou focusing particularly on the inclusion of West African and European elements in Vodouisants' beliefs and practicesD.

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The Faces of the Gods Voodoo and Roman Catholicism in Haiti Free download ✓ 5 Leslie G. Desmangles µ 5 Summary Esmangles sees Vodou not simply as a grafting of European religious traditions onto African stock but as a true creole phenomenon born out of the oppressive conditions of slavery and the necessary adaptation of slaves to a New World environmentDesmangles uses Haitian history to explain this phenomenon paying particular attentio.