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African Religions: Symbol, Ritual, and Community Benjamin C. Ray

African Religions: Symbol, Ritual, and Community

Benjamin C. Ray

Published September 20th 1999
ISBN : 9780130828422
Paperback
218 pages
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 About the Book 

This book presents a portrait of African religious history framed in the religious themes common to the rest of the world. It looks at the traditional religions that provided the philosophical, religious, and ethical basis of African culture. Focusing primarily on traditional African religions and their related myths, rituals, authorities, ethics, and artwork, the book also includes substantial treatment on nationalism, African Islam and Christianity. For anyone who wants to gain an understanding of the relationship between African religion and culture.