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  • Filhos-de-Santo e filhos de Comte: Crítica, dominação e ressignificação da religião Afro-Brasileira pela Ciência social.
    Motta, Roberto (2010)
    In Mauro Passos (ed.) Diálogos Cruzados: Religião, História e Construção Social. Belo Horizonte: Argumentum, pp. 111-131.

    Sees the significance of Africanist religion in Brazil as a construction perpetrated by social scientists.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Sociology of religion, Brazil
  • Enchantment, Identity, Community, and Conversion: Catholics, Afro-Brazilians and Protestants in Brazil.
    Motta, Roberto (2009)
    In Guiseppe Giordan (ed.) Conversion in the Age of Pluralism. Leiden: Brill, pp. 163-188.

    Catholicism & reformation Protestanttism were too encased in elite culture in Brazil, too disenchanted, to hold the lower classes.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Historical; Conversion; Pentecostal, Brazil
  • Conversion from Afro-Brazilia religions to neo-Pentecostalism: Opening new horizons of the possible.
    Birman, Patricia (2007)
    In TimothySteigenga and Edward Cleary (eds.) Conversion of a Continent: Contemporary Religious Change in Latin America. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 115-132.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, neo, Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil; Conversion
  • Pefácio ou Notícias de uma Guerra nada particular: os ataques neopentecostais às religiões Afro-brasileiras e aos símbolos da hereança Africana no Brasil.
    Gonçalves da Silva, Vagner (2007)
    In Gonçalves da Silva, Vagner (ed.) Intolerância religiosa: impactos do neopentecostalismo no campo religioso Afro-brasileiro. São Paulo: EDUSP.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Pentecostal, neo, Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Tolerance
  • Intolerância relgiosa luridiana e reações afro no Rio Grande do Sul.
    Oro, Ari Pedro (2007)
    In Gonçalves da Silva, Vagner (ed.) Intolerância religiosa: impactos do neopentecostalismo no campo religioso Afro-brasileiro. São Paulo: EDUSP.

    Associated Search Terms: Tolerance; Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul; Pentecostal, neo, Brazil; Africanist, Brazil
  • O sacrificio de animais nas religiões afro-rasileiras: análise de uma polêmica recente no Rio Grande do Sul.
    Oro, Ari Pedro (2005)
    Religião e sociedade 25:2: 11-31.

    Associated Search Terms: Sacrifice; Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul; Africanist, Brazil; Conflict
  • The House of Saint Benedict, the House of Father John: Umbanda Aesthetics and a Politics of the Senses.
    Hale, Lindsay (2004)
    In Henry Goldschmidt and Elizabeth McAlister (eds.) Race, Nation, and Religion in the Americas. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 283-304.

    Based on field research begun in 1986. One Umbanda center was avowedly African, the other not so.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Umbanda; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Participant observation
  • Le sacrifice Xangô à Recife.
    Motta, Roberto (2003)
    Social Compass 50:2: 229-246.

    Associated Search Terms: Xango; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife; Sacrifice
  • Tradition et changement dans les religions afro-brésiliennes des le Maranhão.
    Ferretti, Mundicarmo (2002)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 117: 101-112.

    Reviews non-Africanists' responses to Africanist religions in Maranhão State over time; notes growing acceptance.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Maranão State; Africanist, Brazil
  • L'expansion et la réinvention des religions afro-brésiliennes: réenchantement et décomposition.
    Motta, Roberto (2002)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 117: 113-125.

    Notes a shedding of ethnic connotation in the religious identity & a commodification on the part of Umbanda & the more traditionalist Africanist religions in Brazil.

    Associated Search Terms: Umbanda; Africanist, Brazil; Commodification; Brazil
  • Xire! O modo de crer e viver do candomble.
    Amaral, Rita (2002)
    São Paulo: Pallas.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Africanist, Brazil
  • Encantaría brasileira: o libro dos mestres, cabclos e encantados.
    Prandi, J. Reginaldo (ed.) (2001)
    Rio de Janeiro: Pallas.

    Contains 12 articles reporting Africanist religious phenomena from different locales in Brazil.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil
  • Déterritorialisation, standardisation, diaspora et identités: à propos des religions afro-brésiliennes.
    Motta, Roberto (2001)
    In J.-P. Bastian, F. Champion, and K. Rousselet (eds.) La Globalisation du religieux. Paris: L'Harmattan, pp. 61-72.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Transnational; Identity
  • Ethnicity, Purity, the Market and Syncretism in Afro-Brazilian Cults.
    Motta, Roberto (2001)
    In Sidney M. Greenfield and André Droogers (eds.) Reinventing Religions: Syncretism and Transformation in Africa and the Americas. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, pp. 71-85.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Market model; Syncretism
  • La Mort chez les Noirs de la Fraternité Nossa Senhora do Rosário.
    Valente, Ana Lúcia E.F. (2001)
    Social Compass 48:1: 77-90.

    Discusses the significance of death (as analogous to the African cult of ancestors) in an African Brazilian Catholic fraternity in São Paulo. Such fraternities maintained a cultural resistance, especially during the era of slavery & colonialism.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Death; Popular religion; Brotherhood; Brazil, São Paulo; Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo; Africanist, Brazil; African Brazilians
  • Fronteiras e margens: a história não contada da expansão afro-brasileira para a Argentina e Uraguai.
    Segato, Rita Laura (1999)
    Tempo social 11:1: 209-230.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Ecology; Africanist, Brazil
  • Discourses on Afro-Brazilian religion: From de-Africanization to re-Africanization.
    Jensen, Tina Gundrun (1999)
    In Christian Smith and Joshua Prokopy (eds.) Latin American Religion in Motion. New York: Routledge, pp. 275-294.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Discourse
  • Referências sociais das religiões afro-brasileiras: sincretismo, branqueamento, africanização.
    Prandi, J. Reginaldo (1998)
    Horizontes antropológicos 4:8: 151-167.

    Associated Search Terms: Syncretism; Brazil; Africanist, Brazil
  • Les Ambiguïtés du Catholicisme Face à la Question Noire au Brésil.
    Valente, Ana Lúcia (1998)
    Social Compass 45:3: 417-428.

    A group of Africanizing Catholics met with resistance when they proselytized.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Race; Brazil; African Brazilians; Catholic, Brazil
  • Sincretismo afro-brasileiro e resistência cultural.
    Ferretti, Sérgio F. (1998)
    Horizontes antropológicos 4:8: 182-198.

    Associated Search Terms: Culture; African Brazilians; Africanist, Brazil; Syncretism
  • Memória e 'consciência' em uma religião afro-brasileira: o Tambor de Mina do Maranhão.
    Halperin, Daniel (1998)
    Religião e sociedade 19:2: 61-76.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Brazil, Maranão State; Tambor de Mina
  • La modernità del feticismo: Scienziati sociali, riunioni, incontri e la formazione della Chiesa Afro-Brasiliana.
    Motto, Roberto (1997)
    In Roberto Cipriani, Paula Eleta, and Arnaldo Nesti (eds.) Identità e mutamento nel religioso latinoamericano: Teorie e ricerche. Milano: FrancoAngeli, pp. 245-256.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Africanist, Brazil
  • A Tradição Mistica Afro-Brasileira.
    Carvalho, José Jorge de (1997)
    Religião e sociedade 18:2: 93-122.

    Associated Search Terms: Mysticism; Africanist, Brazil
  • Herdeiras do axé: Sociología das religiões afro-brasileiras.
    Prandi, J. Reginaldo (1996)
    São Paulo: HUCITEC.

    Associated Search Terms: Umbanda; Ethnic; Candomble; Brazil; Africanist, Brazil
  • O desterritorializacão das religões afro-brasileiras.
    Oro, Ari Pedro (1995)
    Horizontes Antropol?gicos 3:69-79.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist; Deterritorialization; Africanist, Brazil
  • Santos e daimones: O politeismo Afro-Brasileiro e a tradição arquetipal.
    Segnato, Rita Laura (1995)
    Brasília: Editora da Universidade de Brasília.

    Associated Search Terms: Saints; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil; Demonology; Polytheist
  • La geste et le corps dans la religion afro-brésilienne.
    Motta, Roberto (1995)
    Social Compass 42:2: 477-486.

    Associated Search Terms: Trance; Xango; Candomble; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil; Dance
  • Bricolage Afro-Brésilien et bris-collage post-moderne.
    Mary, André (1994)
    In P. Laburthe-Tolra (ed.) Roger Bastide ou le réjouissement du l'abîme. Paris: L'Harmattan, pp. 85-98.

    Associated Search Terms: Bricolage; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil; Post-modern
  • Pombagira dos Candomblés a Umbanda e as faces inconfessas do Brasil.
    Prandi, J. Reginaldo (1994)
    Revista brasileira de ciências sociais 9/26: 91-102.

    Focuses on the cult of Pombagira, a god recognized in Africanist religion in Brazil.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Umbanda; Syncretism; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil
  • Coping with Poverty: Pentecostals and Christian Base Communities in Brazil.
    Mariz, Cecília Loreto (1994)
    Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

    Based on fieldwork in Pernambuco State, including Recife; focuses on the role of religions in poor people's survival & well-being.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife; Catholic, Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Base communities; Poverty
  • A guerra dos pentecostais contra os africo-brasileiros: dimensão democrática do conflito religioso no Brasil.
    Soares, Luiz E. (1993)
    Comunicações do ISER 44: 43-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Brazil; Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil; Conflict; Africanist, Brazil
  • Looking for God in Brazil: The Progressive Catholic Church in Urban Brazil's Religious Arena.
    Burdick, John (1993)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Based on participant observation & interviews in the Catholic diocese of Duque de Caxias; focuses on the comfort/challenge dilemma of Catholicism vs. Evangelical, Spiritualist, & Africanist alternatives.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Brazil, Duque de Caxias; Participant observation; Comfort; Spiritualist, Brazil; Evangelical, Brazil
  • Afro-Brazilian Cults and Religious Change in Brazil.
    Pereira de Queiroz, Maria Isaura (1989)
    In James A. Beckford and Thomas Luckmann (eds.) The changing Face of Religion. Sage Studies in International Sociology 37. Newbury Park, California: Sage, pp. 88-108.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Change; Brazil
  • Immigrants européenns et religions afro-brésiliennes dans le sud du Brésil.
    Oro, Ari Pedro (1989)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 68:1: 125-140.

    Based on participant observation & interviews of ethnic Italians & Germans in Rio Grando do Sul state who frequent Africanist cults as well as their Christian religions, seeking affect & healing.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul; Africanist, Brazil; Healing; Experience; German Brazilians; Italian Brazilians
  • A eclesificação dos cultos Afro-Brasileiros.
    Motta, Roberto (1988)
    Comunicações do ISER 7(30): 31-43.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Africanist, Brazil
  • Indo-Afro-European Syncretic Cults in Brazil: Their Economic and Social Roots.
    Motta, Roberto (1988)
    Cahiers du Brésil contemporain 5: 27-48.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Syncretism
  • Miracles of the people: Attitudes to Catholicism in an Afro-Brazilian religious center in Salvador da Bahia.
    Ryle, John (1988)
    In Wendy James and Douglas H. Johnson (ed.) Vernacular Christianity: Essays in the Social Anthropology of Religion Presented to Godfrey Lienhardt. Oxford; JASO, pp. 40-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Brazil, Bahia, Salvador; Africanist, Brazil
  • Meat and Feast: The Xangô Religion of Recife, Brazil.
    Motta, Roberto (1988)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Columbia University. [Dissertation Express # 8906816]

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Xango; Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife
  • Afro-American Religious Syncretism in Brazil and the United States: A Weberian Perspective.
    Camara, Evandro M. (1988)
    Sociological Analysis 48:4: 299-318.

    The structural parallel between Brazilian Catholicism & African religions helped preserve the latter in a syncretism & accommodation by the latter; Evangelical Protestantism in the U.S. proved inimical to African religious practices.

    Associated Search Terms: Syncretism; Brazil; African Americans; Comparative; United States; Africanist, Brazil
  • Origens, para que a quero? Questões para uma investigação sobre a Umbanda.
    Cavalcanti, Maria Laura Viveiros de Castro (1986)
    Religião e sociedade 13:2: 84-101.

    Reviews the literature on many Africanist religious phenomena in Brazil, including Umbanda.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Umbanda; Brazil
  • Transe: a resposta do xangô e do pentecostalismo.
    Aubrée, Marion (1985)
    Ciência e Cultura 37:7: 1070-1075.

    Associated Search Terms: Trance; Africanist, Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil; Xango
  • Évolution et création religieuse: les cultes Afro-Brésiliens./Evolução religiosa e criação: os cultos sincreticos brasileiros.
    Pereira de Queiroz, Maria Isaura (1981)
    Diogène 115: 3-24./Cristianismo y sociedad 24/88 (1986): 7-26.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, social; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil; Syncretism
  • A Organização Econômica de um Terreiro de Xangô.
    Dantas, Beatriz Góis (1979)
    Religião e sociedade 4: 181-191.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Economic; Africanist, Brazil
  • Résistance et cohésion de groupe. Perception idéologique de la religion négro-africaine au Brésil.
    Elbein dos Santos, Juana (1979)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 47:1: 123-134.

    Discusses the Africanist religions in Brazil as a means of maintaining a minority's identity.

    Associated Search Terms: African Brazilians; Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Minority; Identity
  • Cultos Afro-Brasileiros do Recife: um estudo de ajustamento social.
    Ribeiro, René (1978)
    Recife: Massangana.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Adjustment; Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife
  • A morte branca do feitiçeiro negro. Umbanda: integração do uma religião numa sociedade de classes.
    Ortiz, Renato (1978)
    Petrópolis: Vozes.

    Argues that the emergence of a "white Umbanda" is a defense agaisnt the stigmatization of Afro-brazilian religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Stigma; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil; Umbanda; Stratification; Assimilation
  • Bandeira de Alairá: A feste de São Jaão Xangô e problemas do sincretismo Afro-Brasileiro.
    Motta, Roberto (1975)
    Ciência & Trôpico 3:2: 191-203.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Feast; Syncretism; Brazil
  • Ultima Scripta. Textes Recuillis et Commenté par Henri Desroche/Texts Collected and Annotated by Henri Desroche.
    Bastide, Roger (1974)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 19/38: 3-47.

    Excerpts from writings of Roger Bastide's last year of active scholarship (1973), on Afro-Brazilian religious phenomena.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Trance; Bastide, Roger
  • Three Specimens of Religious Syncretism in Latin America.
    Smith, T. Lynn (1974)
    International Review of Modern Sociology 4:1: 1-18.

    Reviews Arthur Ramos' study of the Afro-Brazilian cults of Gêge-Nagô, Bantu, & Guinea-Sudanese groups, accounts of the Maria Lionza cult in Venezuela, & accounts of the Coras' rites in Myarit, Mexico.

    Associated Search Terms: Venezuela; Maria Lionza cult; Mexico, Nyarit; Africanist, Brazil; Syncretism; Brazil
  • Une Secte Dahoméenne à Porto-Novo: Le Yehovisme.
    Bastide, Roger (1974)
    In (anonymous ed.), Mélanges d'histoire des religions offerts à H.-C. Puech. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, pp. 585-589.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Syncretism; Yehovism; African Brazilians; Brazil, Porto-Novo
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