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  • A união do vegetal e o transe mediúnico no Brasil.
    Melo, Rosa (2011)
    Religião e sociedade 31:2: 130-153.

    Associated Search Terms: Trance; Spiritualist, Brazil; Brazil; Medium
  • 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    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation (Anthropology), University of California Los Angeles.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
  • Samba in the Night: Spiritism in Brazil.
    Hess, David J. (1994)
    New York: Columbia University Press.

    Ethnographic accounts of Kardecism.

    Associated Search Terms: Kardecist; Brazil; Spiritualist, 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
  • O mundo invisível: Cosmologia, sistema ritual e noção de pessoa no Espíritismo.
    Castro Cavalcanti, Mario Laura Vreiros de (1983)
    Rio de Janeiro: Zakat Editoes.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Spiritualist; Participant observation
  • The Church in Brazil: The Politics of Religion.
    Bruneau, Thomas C. (1982)
    Austin, University of Texas Press.

    Based on 1974-75, & '78 survey data, interviews, participant observation, & documents from 8 Brazilian dioceses.

    Associated Search Terms: Diocese; Base communities; Catholic, Brazil; Politics, Brazil; Brazil; Saints; Prayer; Regionalism; Popular religion; Stratification; Factor analysis; Spiritualist, Brazil; Practice
  • Messianismo e espiritismo.
    Negrão, Lislias Nogueira (1975)
    Cadernos 8: 329-357.

    Associated Search Terms: Messian; Spiritualist, Brazil; 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
  • Católicos, Protestantes, Espiritas.
    Camargo, Cândido Procópio Ferreira de, Beatriz Muñiz de Souza, et al. (1973)
    Petrópolis: Vozes.

    Associated Search Terms: Spiritualist, Brazil; Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Protestant, Brazil
  • Nicht-katholische Religionen und die okonomische und soziale Entwicklung in Brasilien.
    Bastide, Roger (1970)
    In Joachim Matthes (ed.), Internationales Jahrbuch für Religionssoziologie 6. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 83-98.

    Associated Search Terms: Modernization; Development; Protestant, Brazil; Brazil; Spiritualist, Brazil
  • Le Spiritisme au Brésil.
    Bastide, Roger (1967)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 12/24: 3-16.

    Discusses the social sources of Spiritualism's appeal in Brazil since its arrival there in 1853.

    Associated Search Terms: Spiritualist, Brazil; Brazil
  • Religious Mass Movements and Social Change in Brazil.
    Willems, Emilio (1966)
    In Eric N. Baklanoff (ed.) New Perspectives of Brazil. Nashville, Tennessee: Vanderbilt University Press, pp. 205-232.

    Reviews Spiritualism, Umbanda, & Pentecostalism in Brazil.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil; Spiritualist, Brazil; Social movement; Change; Umbanda
  • Religiöser Pluralismus und Klassenstruktur in Brasilien und Chile./Religious Pluralism and Class Structure: Brazil and Chile.
    Willems, Emilio (1965)
    In Joachim Matthes (ed.) Internationales Jahrbuch für Religionssoziologie 1. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 189-211./In Roland Robertson (ed.) Sociology of Religion. New York: penguin, 1969, pp. 195-217.

    Reports denominational memberships at various times in Brazil & Chile, 1890-1961, & totals of Spiritualist hospitals, schools, etc.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Latin America; Spiritualist, Brazil; Latin America; Brazil; Catholic, Latin America; Stratification
  • Aspectos Sociologicos del Espiritismo en São Paulo.
    Camargo, Cândido Procópio Ferreira de (1961)
    Freiburg & Bogotá: FERES.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo; Spiritualist, Brazil; Brazil, São Paulo; Mobility (vertical)
  • O Espiritismo no Brasil.
    Kloppenburg, Boaventura (1960)
    Petrópolis: Ed. Vozes. [Reprinted 1964]

    Associated Search Terms: Spiritualist, Brazil; Brazil
  • Aspects Socio-Culturele du Spiritisme au Brésil.
    Camargo, Cândido Procópio de, and Jean Labbens (1960)
    Social Compass 7: 407-430.

    Umbanda (white magic), Quimbanda (black magic), & Kardecism are all growing; their context includes 5 cultural areas, & a stratification system.

    Associated Search Terms: Umbanda; Brazil; Brazil, regions; Stratification; Kardecist; Spiritualist, Brazil
  • Der brasilianische Spiritismus als religiöse Gefahr.
    Kloppenburg, Boaventura (1958)
    Discusses organizatinal histories of Krdecism, Umbanda, & other grous, & their beleifs & methods of growth; provides 1940 & '50 membership data by city.

    Associated Search Terms: Spiritualist, Brazil; Umbanda; Brazil
  • Elementos magicos no folk paulsita: o intermediario.
    Xidieh, Oswaldo Elias (1945)
    Sociologia 7: 11-29.

    Observes the middle class engaging in spiritualism for consultation, the lower class for cures & magic.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Medium; Spiritualist, Brazil; Stratification; Brazil, São Paulo; Magic
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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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