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Publication Type
Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Warner-Lewis, Maureen ; Eastman, Rudolph
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Literatures in English
Title, Analytic
Forms of African spirituality in Trinidad and Tobago
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Author, Monographic
Olupona, Jacob
Author Role
Editor
Title, Monographic
African spirituality: Forms, meanings and expressions
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Place of Publication
New York
Publisher Name
Crossroad Publishing Company
Date of Publication
2001
Volume ID
3
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Page(s)
403-415
Series Editor
Ewert Cousins
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Series Title
World Spirituality Series: An encyclopedic history of the religious quest
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Abstract
Documents some retentions in the African diaspora, particularly in Trinidad and Tobago. Examines the three formal African-derived religious organisations: Orisha, Vodun and the Spiritual Baptist faith. Also looks at Obeah, a religions expression with African retention and spirituality.