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  • Reflexões sobre o transe ritualistico no candomblé.
    Costa, Alexandre, and Mario Pires de Moraes Junior (2014)
    Ciencias Sociales y Religión/Ciências Sociais e Religião 16/21: 72-87.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Trance; Africanist
  • Portable Portals. Transnational Rituals for the Head Across Globalizing Orisha Traditions.
    Pérez, Elizabeth (2013)
    Nova religio 16:4: 35-62.

    Based on field work in Chicago. Demonstrates that the physical portability of cult objects, especially parts of the human body, lend traditions a capacity for diffusion, transnationality.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, U.S.A.; Transnational; Santeria, U.S.A.; Ritual; Candomble; Diffusion; Participant observation
  • O paradoxo dos prazeres: trabalho, homossexualidade e estilos de ser homen no candomblé queto fluminense.
    Rios, Luis Felipe (2012)
    Etnográfica 16:1: 53-74.

    Associated Search Terms: Homosexuality; Candomble
  • El candomblé y su espejo erudito.
    Giobellina Brumana, Fernando (2009)
    Revista de antropologia da USP 52:2: 507-532.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble
  • 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
  • Bastide on Religion. The Invention of Candomblé.
    Despland, Michel (2008)
    London: Equinox.

    Intellectual biography.

    Associated Search Terms: Bastide, Roger; Candomble
  • Entre a casa e a roça: trajetórias de socialização no candomblé de habitantes de bairros populares de Salvador.
    Rabelo, Miriam C.M. (2008)
    Religião e Sociedade 28:1: 176-205.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Socialization; Brazil, Salvador
  • Feminismo, nacionalismo, e a luta pelo significado do adé no Candomblé: ou, como Edison Cameiro e Ruth Landes inverteram o curso da história.
    Matory, J. Lorand (2008)
    Revista de Antropologia da USP 51:1: 107-121.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Nationalism; Feminism; Carneiro, Edison; Landes, Ruth
  • Mediated Authenticity. Tradition, Modernity, and Postmodernity in Brazilian Candomblé.
    Selka, Stephen (2007)
    Nova religio 11:1: 5-30.

    Field work in Bahia State since 1999. Notes struggle between Candomble as African-Brazilian & as Brazilian, ethnic vs. common.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Bahia, Cachoeira; Race; Tourists; Candomble; Brazil, Bahia, Salvador
  • Religion and the Politics of Ethnic Identity in Bahia, Brazil.
    Selka, Stephen (2007)
    Gainesville: University of Florida Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Bahia; Protestant, Brazil; Participant observation; Ethnic; Identity; Candomble; Catholic, Brazil
  • Il candomblé e gli usi religiosi dellospazio urbano a São Paulo.
    Goncalves da Silva, Vagner (2006)
    Religione e società 54: 40-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo; Candomble; Urban
  • Formas do saber e modos do ser: observações sobre multiplicidade e ontologia no Candomblé.
    Goldman, Márcio (2005)
    Religião e sociedade 25:2: 102-120.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble
  • As novas versões da África no Brasil: a busca das "tradições africanas" e as relações entre capoeira e candomblé.
    Vassallo, Simone Pondé (2005)
    Religião e sociedade 25:2: 161-188.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Brazil
  • Sacerdotes Midiáticos. O Candomblé, Discursos de Celebridade e a Legitimação da Autoridade Religiosa na Esfera Público Baiana.
    Van de Port, Mattijs (2005)
    Religião e sociedade 25:2: 32-61.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Bahia; Legitimation; Candomble; Charisma; Media
  • Black Atlantic Religion: Tradition, Transnationalism, and Matriarchy in the Afro-Brazilian Candomblé.
    Matory, J. Lorand (2005)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Candomble; African Brazilians; Brazil; Matriarchy
  • Mudanças no Candomblé de São Paulo.
    Lépine, Claude (2005)
    Religião e sociedade 25:2: 121-135.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Candomble; Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo; Brazil, São Paulo
  • Religion and the Politics of Ethnic Identity in Bahia, Brazil.
    Selka, Stephen (2003)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, State University of New York, Albany.

    Field work 1999 & after.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Brazil; Brazil, Bahia; Race; Candomble; Ethnic
  • Secrets, Gossip, and Gods. The Transformation of Brazilian Candomblé.
    Johnson, Paul Christopher (2002)
    New York: Oxford University Press

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

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Africanist, Brazil
  • Comparando experiências de afflição e tratamento no Candomblé, Pentecostalismo e Espiritismo.
    Rabelo, Miriam C.M., Sueli Ribeiro Motta, and Juliana Rocha Nuñes (2002)
    Religião e sociedade 22:1: 93-121.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Brazil; Medical; Brazil; Spiritualist, Brazil; Candomble
  • "I Saw It With My Own Eyes": An Ethnogrpahy of Visions and Other Anomalous Phenomena among Participants in Candomblé, Umbanda and Spiritism from Rio de Janeiro and Abadiania, Goias (Brazil).
    Marton, Yves (2002)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation (Anthropology), University of California Los Angeles.

    Associated Search Terms: Spiritualist; Brazil, Goiás; Candomble; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Paranormal; Participant observation; Umbanda
  • O Candomblé e o tempo: concepções de tempo, saber e autoridade da Africa para as religiões afro-brasileiras.
    Prandi, J. Reginaldo (2001)
    Revista brasileira de ciências sociais 16:47: 43-58.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Brazil; Time
  • African Gods in Contemporary Brazil. A Sociological Introduction to Candomblé Today.
    Prandi, J. Reginaldo (2000)
    International Sociology 15:4: 641-663.

    Candomble entered the industrial cities of the southeast during the 1960s & drew converts from the more westernized Umbanda. The article provides considerable description.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Brazil
  • La Quête de l'Afrique dans le Candomblé. Pouvoir et Tradition au Brésil./Searching for Africa in Brazil: Power and Tradition in Candomblé, tr. Lucy Lyall Grant.
    Capone, Stefania (1999)
    Paris: Karthala./Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 2010.

    Examines how the emphasis by anthropologists on African origins led the Candomblé adepts to purify their pratices of non-African materials.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; African Brazilians; Candomble; Brazil
  • The Churchifying of Candomblé: Priests, Anthropologists, and the Canonization of the African Religious Memory in Brazil.
    Motta, Roberto (1998)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) New Trends and Developments in african Religions. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, pp. 45-57.

    Maintains that earlier anthropologists started the devotees of Candomble looking for pure traditions from Africa.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble
  • Accounting for Recent Anti-Syncretist Trends in Candomblé-Catholic Relations.
    Clarke, Peter B. (1998)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.), New Trends and Development sin African Religions. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, pp. 17-35.

    Catholicism & Candomble complement one another in devotees' lives, the former more other worldly & the latter more instrumental.

    Associated Search Terms: Syncretism; Catholic, Brazil; Candomble; Otherworldliness; African Brazilians
  • Herdeiras do axé: Sociología das religiões afro-brasileiras.
    Prandi, J. Reginaldo (1996)
    São Paulo: HUCITEC.

    Associated Search Terms: Umbanda; Ethnic; Candomble; Brazil; Africanist, Brazil
  • 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
  • L'invention de l'Afrique dans le Candomblé du Brésil.
    Motta, Roberto (1994)
    Storia, antropologia e scienze del linguaggio 9:2/3: 65-85.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Brazil
  • L'apport brsilien dans l'oeuvre de Bastide sur le Candomblé de Bahia.
    Motta, Roberto (1994)
    In Phillippe Laburthe-Tolra (ed.) Roger Bastide, ou, Le réjouissement de l'abîme: échos du colloque tenu à Cerisy-la-Salle, du 7 au 14 septembre 1992.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Bahia; Bastide, Roger; Candomble
  • Les Coquillages du Destin. Une Approche Lassificatoire de la Divination dans le Candomblé de Bahia.
    Lacourse, Josée (1994)
    L'Homme 34/131: 77-92.

    Re-examines the decline of the divinitory priests & priestesses in Candomble.

    Associated Search Terms: Divination; Candomble; Brazil, Bahia; Change; Clergy
  • Defining Religion: Death and Anxiety in an Afro-Brazilian Cult.
    Donovan, James M. (1994)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Tulane University.

    Associated Search Terms: Death; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Candomble
  • Ethnicité, nationalité et syncrétisme dans les relgiions populaires brésiliennes.
    Motta, Roberto (1994)
    Social Compass 41:1: 67-78.

    Observes that syncretistic popular religions in Brazil claim pure ethnic identities; cites the cases of Catimbó (largely Amerindian) & Candomble (largely Africanist) in Recife.

    Associated Search Terms: Catimbo; Candomble; Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife; Syncretism; Ethnic
  • 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
  • Le double et la métamorphose. L'identification mythique dans le candomblé.
    Augras, Monique (1993)
    Paris: Méridiens Klincksieck.

    Based on testimony of Initiates & priestesses in Bahia.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Brazil, Bahia
  • Why Women are the Priests and Teachers in Bahian Candomblé.
    Clarke, Peter B. (1993)
    In Elizabeth M. Puttick and peter B. Clarke (eds.), Women as Teachers and Guides in Traditional and New Religions. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 97-113.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Brazil, Bahia; Candomble
  • The Dilemmas of a Popular Religion: The Case of Candomble.
    Clarke, Peter B. (1993)
    In S. Rostas and Andre Droogers (eds.), The Popular Use of Popular Religions in Latin America. Amsterdam: Center for Latin American Research and Documentation, pp. 95-109.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Popular religion; Latin America
  • Femmes et Cultes de Possession au Brésil. Les Compagnons Invisibles.
    Boyer-Araújo, Véronique (1993)
    Paris: Ed. L'Harmattan.

    Associated Search Terms: Umbanda; Brazil; Possession; Women; Candomble
  • La transe, la nomination et la reconnaissance dans le Xango de Recife.
    Motta, Roberto (1992)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 79: 47-52.

    Focuses on the rite of placing a believer under the authority of a deity chosen by the Xango priest.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife; Xango
  • The Taste of Blood: Spirit Possession in Brazilian Candomblé.
    Wafer, Jim (1991)
    Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Candomble; Possession
  • Os candomblés de São Paulo: a velha magia na metrópole nova.
    Prandi, J. Reginaldo (1991)
    São Paulo: Hucitec; Editora de Universidade de São Paulo.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo; Brazil, São Paulo; Candomble
  • O poder feminino no culto aos orixás.
    Cury, Cristiane Abdon, and E. Suely Carneiro (1990)
    Vozes 84:2: 157-179.

    Based on 1980-82 field work in São Paulo; describes the cult of orixas in Candomblé; focuses on the theme of female power.

    Associated Search Terms: God, image of; Candomble; Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo; Women
  • Les Orixás et le Saint-Esprit au secours de l’emploi.
    Aubrée, Marion (1987)
    Cahiers des Sciences Humaines 23:2: 261-272.

    Associated Search Terms: Work; Pentecostal, Brazil; Candomble; Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife
  • Identidade social e homosexualismo no Candomblé.
    Birman, Patricia (1985)
    Religião e sociedade 12:1: 2-21.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Candomble; Brazil; Homosexuality
  • A construção ritual da pessoa no Candomblé.
    Goldman, Márcio (1985)
    Religião e sociedade 12:1: 22-54.

    Reviews the literature; analysis based on 1982-83 field work in Bahia.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Brazil, Bahia; Candomble
  • A Possessão e a Construção Ritual da Pessoa no Candomblé.
    Goldman, Márcio (1984)
    Unpublished Master's thesis, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro/Museo Nacional.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Candomble; Brazil; Ritual
  • Églises Baroques et Candomblés en Fête.
    Bastide, Roger (1976)
    Archives internationales de la sociologie de la coopération et du Développement 40: 35-51.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Candomble
  • Caneiro, Ruth Landes e os Candomblés Bantus.
    Motta, Roberto (1976)
    Revista do arquivo público (Recife) 30(32): 58-68.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Landes, Ruth; Brazil
  • Le Sacré Sauvage et Autres Essais./Il Sacro Selvaggio.
    Bastide, Roger (1975)
    Paris: Payot./Milano: Ed. Jaca, 1977.

    A posthumous collection of essays.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Revolution; Primitive; Voodoo, Haiti; Spiritualist, Brazil; Caboclo; Umbanda; Candomble; Brazil; Millenarian; Prayer; Myth; Politics; Mysticism
  • A Pratica do Candomblé no Brasil.
    Costa, F. (1974)
    Rio de Janeiro: Editora Renes.

    Associated Search Terms: Candomble; Brazil
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