Under the Canopy

Under The Canopy Ritual Process and Spiritual Resilience in South Africa Linda Elaine Thomas The liberation struggle in South Africa has many publicly recognized heroes , but enduring feats of courage also came from unsung heroes and ...

Under the Canopy

The culture of a black South African community & the religion & rituals that enabled it to survive the devastating apartheid era.

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Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Linda Elaine Thomas
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Fortress Press

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Anthropology in Use
Language: en
Pages: 150
Authors: John Van Willigen
Categories: Anthropology
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Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: James Newton Poling
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

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Word Made Global
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: Mark R. Gornik, Andrew Walls
Categories: Religion
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