African magic in Latin America.
Auteur: Migene González-Wippler
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ISBN: 0942272048 / 9780942272048
Uitgeverij: Original Publications, USA
In 1973, the first hardcover edition of Santería: African Magic in Latin America by cultural anthropologist Migene Gonzalez-Wippler was first published by Julian Press. It became an immediate bestseller and is still considered by many experts one of the most popular books on Santería, having gone through four editions and several translations. Now this beloved classic, written by one of the foremost scholars on the Afro-Cuban religion, has returned in a fifth edition. This time the, text has been carefully edited and corrected to incorporate vital new material. The beliefs, the practices, the legends of Santería are brilliantly brought to life in this exciting and critically acclaimed best-seller. If you have ever wondered what Santería is, if you are curious about the rituals and practices of this mysterious religion, and want to delve in its deepest secrets, read Santería: African Magic in Latin America. It will answer all your questions and much more.
Migene Gonzalez-Wippler is a cultural anthropologist with degrees from the University of Puerto Rico and Columbia University. A distinguished scholar on the subject of mysticism and primitive religions, Ms. Gonzalez-Wippler has written five other books on Santería, including The Santería Experience, Rituals and Spells of Santería and Powers of the Orishas which have been published by Original Publications. She is also the author of more than a dozen other books on related topics, many of which are considered classics on their respective fields and have been translated into several languages. She lectures frequently for colleges and other cultural and educational institutions throughout the United States and her works are often used as supplementary textbooks in many American and European universities.
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