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  • Crossing the Water and Keeping the Faith: Haitian Religion in Miami.
    Rey, Terry, and Alex Stepick (2013)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Florida, Miami; Protestant, U.S.A.; Urban; Voodoo, U.S.A.; Migrant; Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Haitian Americans
  • Catholic, Vodou, and Protestant. Being Haitian, becoming American--Religious Pluralism, Immigrant Incorporation, and Transnationalism.
    McAlister, Elizabeth, and Karen Richman (2009)
    In Richard Alba, Albert J. Raboteau, and Josh DeWind (eds.) Immigration and Religion in America. Comparative and Historical Perspectives. New York: New York University Press, pp. 319-352.

    Notes Catholic Church-based ministry to Haitian immigrants in New York, & transnational Voudou between Ti Rivyè & Palm Beach. Pentecostal conversion is often a breaking with the latter.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haitian Americans; Catholic, U.S.A.; Conversion; United States, New York, New York; Migrant; Pentecostal, Haiti; Transnational; Voodoo, U.S.A.; Haiti, Ti Rivyè; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; United States, Florida, Palm Beach
  • Voudou et production des savoirs. La place du terrain anthropologique.
    Vonarx, Nicolas (2005)
    Anthropologie et sociétés 29:3: 207-221.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Voodoo
  • Migration and Vodou.
    Richman, Karen (2005)
    Gainesville: University of Florida Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo; Migration
  • Habitus et hybridité: une interprétation du syncrétisme dans la religion afro-catholique d'après Bourdieu.
    Rey, Terry (2005)
    Social Compass 52:4: 453-462.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Voodoo; Haiti; Africanist, Haiti; Syncretism; Bourdieu, Pierre; Cultural capital
  • Legislating "Civilization" in Postrevolutionary Haiti.
    Ramsey, Kate (2004)
    In Henry Goldschmidt and Elizabeth McAlister (eds.) Race, Nation, and Religion in the Americas. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 231-258.

    Nineteenth century Haitian laws against spells & even "vaudaux" were attempts to be modern. Catholic efforts to suppress illegal spells confounded them with every aspect of Africanist folk culture, thereby rendering the efforts ineffective.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Law; Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti; Catholic, Haiti
  • "Voodoo" on the doorstep: Young Nigerian prostitutes and magic policing in the Netherlands.
    van Dijk, Rijk (2001)
    Africa 71:4: 558-586.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Nigerian Dutch; Migrant; Voodoo
  • Le Vodou haïtien. Reflet d'une société bloquée.
    Saint-Louis, Fridolin (2000)
    Paris and Montréal: L'Harmattan.

    Associated Search Terms: Haiti; Voodoo
  • Leaving the United States: The Black nationalist themes of Orisha-Vodo.
    Lefever, Harry G. (2000)
    Journal of Black Studies 31:2: 174-195.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, U.S.A.; Identity, national; Orisha-Voodoo; African Americans
  • 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: Santeria; Espiritismo; Africanist, U.S.A.; Anago; Internet; Orisha-Voodoo
  • 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: Syncretism; Spiritualist; Voodoo, Haiti; Africanist; Santeria
  • Claims-Making and Typifications of Voodoo as a Deviant Religion: Hex, Lies, and Videotape.
    Bartkowski, John P. (1998)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 37:4: 559-579.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo; Media; Social construction of reality; Deviance/social control
  • The Madonna of 115th Street Revisited: Vodou and Haitian Catholicism in the Age of Transnationalism.
    McAlister, Elizabeth (1998)
    In R.S. Warner and J.G. Wittner (eds.) Gatherings in Diaspora: Religious Communities and the New Immigration. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, pp. 123-160.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Haitian Americans; Shrine
  • The Politics of Myth-Making: An Analysis of the Struggle for the 'Correct' Appropriation of New Orleans.
    Fandrich, Ina Johanna (1996)
    Social Compass 43:4: 613-628.

    Analyzes the construction of positive & negative images of a legendary personage.

    Associated Search Terms: Myth; Sociology of knowledge; Women; United States, Louisiana, New Orleans; Social construction of reality; Voodoo, U.S.A.; African Americans
  • Les mystères du vaudou.
    Hurbon, Laënnec (1993)
    Paris: Gallimard.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo
  • The Faces of the Gods: Vodou and Roman Catholicism in Haiti.
    Desmangles, Leslie Gerald (1992)
    Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

    Overview, with topics based on field research. Speaks of "symbiosis" rather than syncretism because the 2 traditions--Catholic & Voudou--remain distinct in juxtaposition.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti; Catholic, Haiti; Syncretism
  • Mama Lola: A Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn.
    Brown, Karen McCarthy (1991)
    Berkeley: Universty of California Press

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, U.S.A.; United States, New York, Brooklyn
  • Prophecy and Ecstacy: Religion and Politics in the Caribbean.
    Glazier, Stephen D. (1986)
    In Jeffrey K. Hadden and Anson D. Shupe, Jr. (eds.), Prophetic Religions and Politics. (Religion and the Political Order, Volume One). New York: Paragon House, pp. 430-447.

    Discusses Rastafarians, Vodun, & Spiritual Baptists.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Caribbean; Spiritual Baptist; Voodoo, Haiti; Rastafarian, Jamaica; Caribbean
  • Voodoo and Politics in Haiti.
    Laguerre, Michel S. (1981)
    New York: St. Martin's Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Haiti; Politics, Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti
  • The Vodun Way of Death: Symbiosis of Vodun and Roman Catholicism in Haiti.
    Desmangles, Leslie Gerald (1980)
    Journal of Religious Thought 36:1: 5-20.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Haiti; Haiti; Death; Voodoo, Haiti
  • 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
  • Ritual Performance and Religious Experience: A Service for the Gods in Southern Haiti.
    Lowenthal, Ira P. (1978)
    Journal of Anthropological Research 34: 392-414.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti; Experience
  • African Interpretations of the Christian Cross in Bodun.
    Desmangles, Leslie Gerald (1977)
    Sociological Analysis 38:1: 13-24.

    The contact between Dahomean religions & European Catholicism in Haiti in the colonial era (1492-1804) resulted in a system of correspondences between them. Vodunists do not interpret the cross in Christian context but in one of Dahomean mythology.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti; Syncretism
  • Theatrical Elements in Voodoo: The Case for Diffusion.
    Wilmeth, Marlyn Walton, and J. Richard Wilmeth (1977)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 16:1: 27-37.

    Elements of the commedia dell'arte appear in Voodoo in Haiti. They can be seen in some places in Haiti but not in Africa.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti; Theatre; Diffusion
  • Caribbean Religion: The Voodoo Case.
    Pierre, Roland (1977)
    Sociological Analysis 38:1: 25-36.

    Explores the religious dimensions of the components of Voodoo in the Antilles; Voodoo appears to express the racial & cultural resistance of the oppressed.

    Associated Search Terms: Caribbean; Voodoo, Antilles; Stratification; Popular religion
  • Baptismal Rites, Religious Symbiosis of Vodun and Catholicism in Haiti.
    Desmangles, Leslie Gerald (1977)
    In Hermann Schmidt and David Pwers (eds.) Liturgy and Cultural Religious Traditions. New York: Seabury Press, pp. 51-61.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Haiti; Catholic, Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti; Syncretism
  • God in Haitian Vodun: A Case in Cultural Symbiosis.
    Desmangles, Leslie Gerald (1975)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Temple University, Philadelphia. [DA 36:6 A, p. 3780]

    Sees a juxtaposition of Africanist & Catholic symbols, rather than a syncretism.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti; Syncretism
  • 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
  • Voodoo Death: New Thoughts on an Old Explanation.
    Lex, Barbara (1974)
    American Antrhopologist 74: 818-823.

    Associated Search Terms: Death; Voodoo
  • Pentecostalism: Revolution or Counter-revolution?
    Gerlach, Luther P. (1974)
    In Irving I. Zaretsky and Mark P. Leone (eds.), Religious Movements in Contemporary America. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, pp. 669-699.

    Compares American & Haitian phenomena, with occasional references to African parallels.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Haiti; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Voodoo, Haiti
  • The Place of Voodoo in the Social Structure of Haiti.
    LaGuerre, Michel S. (1973)
    Caribbean Quarterly 19:3: 36-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti
  • Nativism in Haiti: The Politics of Voodoo.
    LaGuerre, Michel S. (1973)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Roosevelt University, Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti; Politics, Haiti
  • Vodou und Gesellschaft in Haiti.
    Gräbner, Jürgen (1970)
    In Joachim Matthes (ed.), Religion, Kultur und Sozialer Wandel. Religion und Gesellschaft in Entwicklungsländern II. Internationales Jahrbuch für Religionssoziologie, 6. Köln and Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 158-176.

    Volume title also given in English: Religion, Culture and Social Change. Religion and Society in Developing Countries II. A general overview.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti
  • Katholizismus, Vaudou und Ideologie im soziokulturellen Entwicklungsprozess der Republik Haiti.
    Thébaut, Frantz (1969)
    In R. König (ed.) Aspekte der Entwicklungssoziologie. Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, Sonderheft 6. Köln and Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 122-135.

    Voodoo was subordinate to Catholicism before independence, integrating slaves into the society; it was a focal force in the independence movement. Now it is an escape for the poor & means of intimidation by the powerful.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Development; Catholic, Haiti; Historical; Haiti
  • Le Vaudou haïtien./Voodoo in Haiti, Translated by H. Charteris.
    Métraux, Alfred (1958)
    Paris: Gallimard./New York: Oxford University Press, 1959 [New York: Schocken, 1972]

    Associated Search Terms: Syncretism; Haiti; Participant observation; Ritual; Voodoo, Haiti
  • Notes sur le culte des orisa e vodun.
    Verger, Pierre (1957)
    Dakar: Institut Français d'Afrique Noire.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist; Voodoo; Orisha-Voodoo
  • Le Noël vodou en Haïti.
    Métraux, Alfred (1955)
    Bulletin de la Société Neuchâteloise de Géographie 51:5: 95-118.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Feast; Haiti
  • Les rites d'initiation dans le Vodou haïtien.
    Métraux, Alfred (1955)
    Tribus (Linden Museum, Stuttgart) n.s. 4:5: 177-198.

    Associated Search Terms: Initiation; Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti; Ritual
  • Le culte vodou en Haïti.
    Métraux, Alfred (1953)
    Le revue de Paris 60: 119-129.

    Associated Search Terms: Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti
  • Les croyances animistes dans le vodou haïtien.
    Métraux, Alfred (1953)
    Mémoires de l'Institut français d'Afrique noire 27: 239-244.

    Associated Search Terms: Haiti; Animist, Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti
  • Vodou et protestantisme.
    Métraux, Alfred (1953)
    Revue d'histoire des religions 144: 198-216.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Haiti; Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti
  • Croyances et pratiques magiques dans la Vallée de Marbial (Haïti).
    Métraux, Alfred (1953)
    Journal de la Société des Américanistes de Paris NS 42: 135-198.

    Associated Search Terms: Haiti, Vallée de Marbial; Voodoo, Haiti; Magic
  • Médicine et vodou en Haïti.
    Métraux, Alfred (1953)
    Acta tropica 10:1: 28-68.

    Associated Search Terms: Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti; Refugee image; Medical
  • Réactions psychologiques à la christianisation de la Vallée de Marbial (Haïti).
    Métraux, Alfred (1953)
    Revue de psychologie des peuples 8:3: 250-267.

    Associated Search Terms: Haiti, Vallée de Marbial; Missions; Catholic, Haiti; Protestant, Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti
  • Chants Vodou.
    Métraux, Alfred (1950)
    Le Temps modernes 52, Feb.: 1386-1393.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti; Music
  • Two Vodun Related Ceremonies.
    Simpson, George Eaton (1948)
    Journal of American Folklore 61:239: 49-53.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti
  • The Concept of Soul in Haitian Vodo.
    Métraux, Alfred (1946)
    Southwestern Journal of Anthropology 2:1: 84-92.

    Associated Search Terms: Soul; Haiti; Voodoo, Haiti
  • The Belief System of Haitian Vodoun.
    Simpson, George Eaton (1945)
    American Anthropologist 47:1: 37-59.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haiti; Belief
  • "Voodoo" death.
    Cannon, Walter B. (1942)
    American Anthropologist 44:2: 169-181.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo; Death
  • African Gods and Catholic Saints in New World Negro Belief.
    Herskovits, Melville J. (1937)
    American Anthropologist 39:4: 635-643.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Saints; Haiti; Syncretism
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