Hutton, Clinton; Murrell, Nathaniel S.
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Government; Faculty of Social Sciences
Rasta's psychology of blackness, resistance, and somebodiness
Murrell, Nathaniel S.; Spencer, William D.; McFarlane, Adrian A.
Chanting down Babylon: The Rastafari reader
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Temple University Press
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Identifies the psychological concepts that enabled Blacks to survive a legacy of oppression in Babylon, concepts that are now the basis of the Rastafarian ideology. Also traces the development of the Rasta psychology of resistance liberation and redemption through Ethiopianist, Garveyists and Afro-Caribbean sources.