Secrets, Gossip, and Gods: The Transformation of Brazilian Candomble

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Author: Paul Christopher Johnson
Publisher: Unknown
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 240
Language: english
Year: 2002
ISBN 10: 0195150589
ISBN 13: 9781423763178
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

In this wide-ranging book Paul Christopher Johnson explores the changing, hidden face of the Afro-Brazilian indigenous religion of Candombl?. Despite its importance in Brazilian society, Candombl? has received far less attention than its sister religions Vodou and Santeria. ...