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  • A Year in White: Cultural Newcomers to Lukumi and Santería in the United States.
    Carr, C. Lynn (2015)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Interview & participant observation study of the 53-week process of entering the Santería priesthood, which includes wearing white clothing exclusively.

    Associated Search Terms: Initiation; Participant observation; Santeria, U.S.A.; Clergy
  • Religiones afroamericanas en México: hallazgos de una empesa etnográfica en construcción.
    Juarez Huet, Nahayeilli B. (2014)
    Revista cultura y religión 8:1: 219-241.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Mexico; Santeria, Mexico
  • 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: Ritual; Africanist, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Santeria, U.S.A.; Transnational; Diffusion; Candomble
  • The Reinvention of Cuban Santerí and the Politics of Identity.
    Zapponi, Elena (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 267-286.

    Historical overview. Follows earlier work by Roberto Motta that finds Santería exspressing a transethnic identity even while relying on an "authentic" African identity. Cuban politicians use it for its identity connotations.

    Associated Search Terms: Nationalism; Politics, Cuba; Identity; Ethnic; Identity, national; Cuba, Havana; Santeria, Cuba
  • Ritual, Discourse, and Community in Cuban Santería.
    Wirtz, Kristina (2007)
    Gainesville: University Press of Florida.

    Associated Search Terms: Santeria, Cuba; Conflict; Cuba, Santiago de Cuba; Discourse; Participant observation
  • La santería à Mexico: ébauche ethnographique.
    Juarez Huet, Nahayeilli B. (2004)
    Civilisations 51:1/2: 61-79.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Mexico; Santeria, Mexico
  • Cubanía et santería. Les enjeux politique de la transnationalisation religieuse (La Havane--Miami).
    Argyriadis, Kali, and Stefania Capone (2004)
    Civilisatons 51:1/2: 81-137.

    Associated Search Terms: Santeria, Cuba; Santeria, U.S.A.; United States, Florida, Miami; Politics, U.S.A.; Politics, Cuba; Cuba, Havana; Transnational
  • Santeria Enthroned. Art, Ritual and Innovation in an Afro-Cuban Religion.
    Brown, David (2003)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Santeria
  • Santeria from Africa to the New World: The dead sell memories.
    Brandon, George (2002)
    Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Santeria; Africanist, U.S.A.
  • Hierarchy without a Head: Observations on Changes in the Social Organization of Some Afroamerican Religions in the United States, 1959-1999 with Special Reference to Santaria.
    Brandon, George (2002)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 117: 151-174.

    Based on extensive field work. Santeria is locally hierarchical but nationally not so.

    Associated Search Terms: Organization; Africanist, U.S.A.; Santeria, U.S.A.
  • Les Dieux sur le Net. L'Essor des Religions d'Origine Africaine aux États-Unis.
    Capone, Stefania (1999)
    L'Homme 151: 47-74.

    African traditions in the U.S.A. are borne on internet communities: Santeria, Espiritismo (Puerto Rican); Anago (Yoruban); Orisha-Voodoo.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, U.S.A.; Internet; Orisha-Voodoo; Anago; Espiritismo; Santeria
  • Santeria in New York City: A Study in Culural Resistance.
    Gregory, Steven (1999)
    New York: Garland

    Associated Search Terms: United States, New York, New York; Santeria, U.S.A.
  • Cuban Santería, Haitian Vodun, Puerto Rican Spiritualism: A multiculturalit inquiry into syncretism.
    Pérez y Mena, Andrés I. (1998)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 37:1: 15-27.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist; Syncretism; Voodoo, Haiti; Santeria; Spiritualist
  • Santeria and Curanderismo in Los Angeles.
    McGuire, Brian, and Duncan Scrymgeour (1998)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) New Trends and Developments in African Religions. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, pp. 211-222.

    Associated Search Terms: Santeria, U.S.A.; Curanderismo, U.S.A.; United States, California, Los Angeles
  • Les trois visages de l'Oricha. La relation entre homme et dieu dans la Santería cubaine.
    Dianteill, Erwan (1997)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 100: 5-29.

    Based on participant observation; the author was initiated as a santero. Major themes are identification, descent, & alliance.

    Associated Search Terms: Cuba, Havana; Participant observation; Homosexuality; Identity; Santeria, Cuba
  • Congo Lucumi. Appunti per un approccio sincretico al sincretismo culturale.
    Marconi, Silvio (1996)
    Rome: La Goliardica

    Associated Search Terms: Santeria; Syncretism
  • When the Saints Go Riding In: Santeria in Cuba and the United States.
    Lefever, Harry G. (1996)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 35:3: 318-330.

    Sees Santeria as an oppositional, revisionary, & subversive hermeneutic activity.

    Associated Search Terms: Cuba; United States; Hermeneutic; Santeria, Cuba; Santeria, U.S.A.; Counterculture
  • Le Savant et le santero--naissance de l'étude scientifique des religions afro-cubaines.
    Dianteill, Erwan (1995)
    Paris: L'Harmattan.

    Associated Search Terms: Santeria, Cuba; Cuba
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