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Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 07 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013105
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9170-7
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 06 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375470-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7547-0
... In the early 2000s, Žižek began an intensive project of generating his own account of Christian origins, at once inspired by and in opposition to Alain Badiou’s reading of St. Paul. Žižek’s goal in so doing was to find a way to preserve what he found most attractive in Badiou—his insistence...
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 06 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375470-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7547-0
... Repetitio n has an exemplary status in Slavoj Žižek’s philosophy. This chapter explores the possibilities of repeating Islam. Is it possible to read Islam the way Žižek reads Christianity? Žižek’s innovative reading of Christianity, the chapter argues, can serve as a “model” for reading Islam...
Published: 30 April 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382287-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8228-7
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 17 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388159-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8815-9
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 17 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388159-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8815-9
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 17 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388159-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8815-9
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 17 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388159
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8815-9
Series: The public influences of African American churches ;
Published: 11 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384793-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8479-3
Series: New Slant: Religion, Politics, Ontology
Published: 04 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390053-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9005-3
Series: The C. Eric Lincoln Series on the Black Experience
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396031-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396581-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9658-1
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396413-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9641-3
Published: 15 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394310-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9431-0
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373872-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7387-2
... This chapter argues that the convergence of two major world and regional religious movements—the Islamic reformist movement that established the Sokoto Caliphate in Northern Nigeria and the Christian evangelical movement in Atlantic Southern Nigeria—provided the social and political platform...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373872-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7387-2
... The chapter explores the contradictory impact of mission Christianity on colonial Northern and Southern Nigeria. It contends that in the Northern Nigerian Protectorate mission Christianity provided a formidable framework in which non-Muslim minority communities articulated strategies to resist...
Published: 12 September 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380405-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8040-5
Series: The World Readers
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-038
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... This chapter first documents the surge in Christian conversion among freedpeople amid their continued adherence to the African spiritual practice of obeah, and then explores the prevalence of nonmonogamous informal partnerships over Christian wedlock—both of which complicate any assumptions...
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381235-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8123-5