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Ritual, discourse, and community in Cuban Santer�ia [electronic resource] : speaking a sacred world / Kristina Wirtz.

By: Wirtz, Kristina.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Contemporary Cuba: Publisher: Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, c2007Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 252 p.) : ill., maps.ISBN: 9780813037035 (electronic bk.); 0813037034 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Santeria -- Cuba -- Santiago de Cuba -- Case studies | Communities -- Religious aspects -- Case studies | Santeria -- Case studies | Santiago de Cuba (Cuba) -- Religious life and customs -- Case studies | RELIGION -- Ethnic & Tribal | Santer�ia | Religi�oses Leben | Santiago (Kuba)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Ritual, discourse, and community in Cuban Santer�ia.DDC classification: 299.6/7409729165 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction : telling moments -- "All the priests in the house" : defining Santer�ia -- Competing histories and dueling moralities -- From skepticism to faith : narratives of religious experience -- Skepticism in faith : evaluating religious experiences in rituals -- Respecting the religion, advancing in the religion -- Building a moral community out of critique and controversy -- Conclusion : the promise.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-242) and index.

Introduction : telling moments -- "All the priests in the house" : defining Santer�ia -- Competing histories and dueling moralities -- From skepticism to faith : narratives of religious experience -- Skepticism in faith : evaluating religious experiences in rituals -- Respecting the religion, advancing in the religion -- Building a moral community out of critique and controversy -- Conclusion : the promise.

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Ritual, discourse, and community in Cuban Santer�ia by Wirtz, Kristina. ©2007
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