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Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396338
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9633-8
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7484-8
... This chapter uses archival documents as well as personal interviews to examine spirit-induced trembling (zakama) in the context of prophetic movements (kingunza) as a site of political contestation between the church, the colonial state, and the indigenous population in the Lower Congo. The...
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
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By Jerry K. Jacka
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... This chapter deals with the spirit world, especially in terms of two main classes of spirits, nature spirits and human spirits, for their role in mediating people’s relationships with the land and one another. Porgeran cosmology is underpinned by the flow of a vital life force throughout the...
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007166-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0716-6
...6 THE CLEANSING TOUCH SPIRITS, ATMOSPHERES, AND ATTOUCHMENT IN A JAPANESE SPIRITUAL MOVEMENT IN KINSHASA PETER LAMBERTZ Early on a Saturday morning in 2012, the square next to Rond- point Vic- toire, in the heart of Kinshasa s Matonge neighborhood, is clothed in an exceptionally thick cloud of...
Published: 04 March 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385622-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8562-2
Published: 26 April 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392040-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9204-0
Published: 18 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394389-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9438-9
Published: 08 March 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380382-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8038-2
Published: 05 March 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380559-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8055-9
Published: 05 March 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380559-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8055-9
Published: 05 March 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380559-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8055-9
Published: 10 June 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378884-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7888-4
Published: 01 January 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381778-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8177-8
Published: 28 July 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389484-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8948-4
Published: 28 July 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389484-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8948-4
Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389248-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8924-8
Published: 16 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393597-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9359-7
Published: 15 October 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390275-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9027-5
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391890-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9189-0