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  • Renovação carismática católica: porta de entrada ou de saida do catolicismo? Uma etnografia do Grupo São José em Porto Alegre (RS).
    Steil, Carlos Alberto (2004)
    Religião e sociedade 24:1: 11-36.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil; Disaffiliation; Catholic, Brazil; Brazil, Porto Alegre
  • Pentecôtisme national et audiovisuel à Porto Alegre-Brésil.
    Gutwirth, Jacques (1991)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 73: 99-114.

    Shows that the Pentecostal electronic church in Porto Alegre is independent of North American televangelism.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Porto Alegre; Pentecostal, Brazil; Media
  • La Poma Gira reçoit ce soir. Urbanité et religiosité à Porto Alegre.
    Gibbal, Jean-Marie (1991)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 73: 115-123.

    Describes an annual rite in which the Macumba priestess reincarnates in gentle fashion a rich prostitute once murdered on a beach.

    Associated Search Terms: Feast; Macumba; Brazil, Porto Alegre; Ritual; Possession
  • La Religion dans la Vie Quotidienne d'un Groupe Populaire Brésilien.
    Fonseca, Claudia (1991)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 73: 125-139.

    Ethnographic report on popular, syncretistic religion in a working class neighborhood of Porto Alegre; focuses on belief in the big eye & the practice of private baptism.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Baptism; Syncretism; Working class; Brazil, Porto Alegre; Popular religion
  • Spirit Mediums in Umbanda Evangelada of Porto Alegre, Brazil.
    Lerch, Patricia (1980)
    In Erika Bourguinon (ed.) A World of Women, New York: Praeger, pp. 129-159.

    Associated Search Terms: Umbanda; Brazil, Porto Alegre; Women; Medium
  • Le Batuque de Porto Alegre.
    Bastide, Roger (1952)
    In Sol Tax (ed.), Acculturation in the Americas. Proceedings and Selected papers of the 29th International Congress of Americanists. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, pp. 195-206.

    Associated Search Terms: Batuque; Brazil, Porto Alegre
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