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Rituals of resistance : African Atlantic religion in Kongo and the Lowcountry South in the era of slavery / Jason R. Young.

Young, Jason R., (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Beaufort District Collection SC 200.8967 YOU (Text) 0530009580792 Beaufort District Collection - Reference Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch 200.8967 YOU (Text) 0530005695990 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch GG 200.8967 YOU (Text) 0530009580719 Adult Gullah Geeche Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780807132791
  • ISBN: 9780807137192
  • Physical Description: xii, 258 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2007]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-252) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Kongo in the Lowcountry -- Saline sacraments, water ritual, and the spirits of the deep : Christian conversion in Kongo and along the sea islands of the deep South -- Minkisi, conjure bags, and the African Atlantic religious complex -- Burial markers and other remembrances of the dead.
Subject: Africans > South Carolina > Religion.
Africans > Georgia > Religion.
Congo (Democratic Republic) > Religion.
America > Civilization > African influences.
African diaspora.
Africans > Migrations.

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