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  • Calembour de choses dans le vaudou italian: Corps-fétiche et principes d'inégalité devant les dieux.
    Taliani, Simona (2016)
    Social Compass 63:2: 163-180.

    Describes how human traffickers control young women through ritually turning them into fetishes who experience illness & near-death, & thereby lower in status for purposes of manipulation.

    Associated Search Terms: Sorcery; Fetish; Migrant; Stratification; Nigerian Italians
  • Envie et sorcellerie en Slovénie rurale.
    Mencej, Mirjam (2012)
    Ethnologie Française 42:2:313-323.

    Associated Search Terms: Rural; Slovenia; Sorcery
  • Nouvelles considérations dubitatives sur la théorie de la magie et de la sorcellerie enafrique noire.
    Adam, Michel (2006)
    L'Homme 2006: 177-178, 279-302.

    Overview of theoreis of magic and sorcery; consideration of desperate people in Africa explaining their difficulties.

    Associated Search Terms: Sorcery; Magic
  • Roi sorcier, mère sorcière. Parenté, politique et sorcellerie en Afrique noire.
    Adler, Alfred (2006)
    Paris: Éditions du Félin.

    Associated Search Terms: Africa; Sorcery; Politics, Africa; Family
  • Los Sacerdotes del Movimiento de Renovación Carismática en el Espiritu Santo. ¿Brujos, magos o hechiceros professionales?"
    Várguez Pasos, Luis A. (2002)
    Ciencias sociales y religión/Ciências sociais e religião 2002:4: 55-86.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic; Clergy; Magic; Sorcery
  • Les messianismes africaines face au phénomène de la sorcellerie.
    Mwene Batende, Gaston (2001)
    Cahiers des religions africaines 32:63/64: 117-126.

    Associated Search Terms: Messian; Sorcery
  • La tradi-thérapie, le fétichisme et la sorcellerie chez les peuples de la "Sud-Ngiri" en République Démocratique du Congo. Approche anthropolo-socio-théologique.
    Mokaka Mwa Bomunga, J.-R. (2001)
    Cahiers des religions africaines 32:63/64: 163-196.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Sorcery; Fetish; Medical
  • Messia Nero. Stegoneria, cristianesimo e religioni tradizionali in Costa d'Avorio.
    Petrarca, Valerio (2000)
    Roma: Viella.

    Associated Search Terms: Ivory Coast; Sorcery
  • Avatars de la Dette Communautaire. Crise des Solidarités, Sorcellerie et Procès d'Individualisation (Itinéraires Abidjanais).
    Marie, Alain (1997)
    In Alain Marie (ed.)L'Afrique des individus. Paris: Karthala, pp. 249-328.

    Associated Search Terms: Sorcery; Individualism; Ivory Coast, Abidjan
  • Si Deu veut...ou Suppôts de Satan; incertitudes, millénarisme et sorcellerie parmi des migrants kikuyus.
    Droz, Yvan (1997)
    Cahiers d'études Africaines 37(145):85-117.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian, Africa; Sorcery; Kikuyu Kenyans; Migrant; Kenya
  • Sorcellerie et politique en Afrique.
    Geschiere, Peter L., with Cyprian F. Fisiy (1995)
    Paris: Karthala.

    Associated Search Terms: Maka; Sorcery
  • L'Écartélment: Jean Bodin les sorcières et la rationalisation du surnatural.
    Petitat, André (1992)
    Revue européenne des sciences sociales 30/93: 79-101.

    Examines the classificatory scheme of Jean Bodin (16th century) for approaching the diabolical & sorcery.

    Associated Search Terms: Sorcery; Evil
  • L'Économie politique de la sorcellerie en Afrique Centrale.
    Warnier, Jean-Pierre (1988)
    Revue de l'Institut de Sociologie 1988: 3/4: 259-274.

    Reviews Balandier's interpretation of sorcery & reports observations from Cameroon. Suggests the rise of central African sorcery stems from greater inequality under modernization.

    Associated Search Terms: Modernization; Balandier, Georges; Sorcery; Africa; Cameroon; Stratification
  • Fear of sorcery and the problem of death by suggestion.
    Lewis, Gilbert A. (1987)
    Social Science and Medicine 24:12: 997-1010.

    Associated Search Terms: Sorcery
  • Sorcellerie et pouvoir en Haëti.
    Hurbon, Laënnec (1979)
    Archives des sciences sociales des religions 24/48:1: 43-52.

    Any political consciousness raising of the masses in Haiti needs to address the problem of Voodoo, a symbol system that is closely connected to people's personalities.

    Associated Search Terms: Sorcery; Voodoo; Haiti; Politics, Haiti
  • La sorcellerie comme pratique sociale des Kumu et l'opposition au Kitawala.
    Mwene-Batende, Gaston (1979)
    Social Compass 26:4: 491-512.

    Shows change from clan residency to residency in mining camps dissolving the social basis of sorcery, which was linked to ancestors, & opened the Kumu up to the Kitawala religious movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Kitawala; Jehovah´s Witness; Sorcery; Change; Kumu; Zaire
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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