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  • Problèmes étatiques, piété religieuse et mémoire au Congo-Zaïre.
    Yamba, Bandeja (2002)
    Social Compass 49:4: 583-600.

    Where the political entities fail to create national identity, religiosity may provide a surrogate emblem.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire
  • Healing Hybridity in the Prophetic Churches in Kinshasa.
    Devisch, René (1996)
    Social Compass 43:2: 225-232.

    Describes therapeutic churches in Zaire that are only vaguely related to the Kimbanguist tradition.

    Associated Search Terms: Healing; Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kinshasa; African Christian; Zaire
  • Le christianisme à l'épreuve du temps: l'Église catholique à l'heure des sectes zu Zaïre.
    Mwene-Batende, Gaston (1992)
    In François Houtart et al., Ruptures sociales et religion. L'Éthique religeiuse des rapports sociaux dans les sociétés du sud et en Europe. Paris: L'Harmattan; Louvain-la-Neuve: Centre Tricontinental, pp. 141-152.

    Associated Search Terms: Zaire; Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Catholic, Zaire
  • Research in a post-missionary situation: Among Zairean Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur.
    Burke, J.F. (1992)
    Journal of the Anthropological Society of Oxford 23: 157-168.

    Associated Search Terms: Orders/congregations; Zaire; Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur; Catholic, Zaire
  • L'Église du Christ au Zaïre; Fromation et adaptation d'une protestantisme en situation de dictature.
    Kabongo-Mbaya, Philippe B. (1992)
    Paris: Éditions Karthala.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Adaptation; Churches of Christ, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire
  • Églises nouvelles et mouvements religieux: l'exemple zaïrois.
    Nkashama, Pius Ngandu (1990)
    Paris: Éditions L'Harmattan.

    Associated Search Terms: Zaire; New religions; Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Religion and Society in Central Africa: The BaKongo of Lower Zaire.
    MacGaffey, Wyatt (1986)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Bakongo; Zaire; Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • L'Église du prophète Kimbangu. De ses origines à son role actuel au Zaire.
    Asch, Susan (1983)
    Paris: Karthala.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire; Kimbangu
  • Mouvements messianiques et protestation sociale. Le cas du Kitawala chez les Kumu du Zaire.
    Mwene-Batende, Gaston (1982)
    Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo: Bibliothéque du Centre d'Études des Religions Africaines.

    Associated Search Terms: Kitawala; Jehovah´s Witness; Zaire; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Messian; Kumu
  • 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
  • The Jamaa and the Church. A Bantu Catholic Movement in Zaire.
    DeCraemer, Willy (1977)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Bantu; Jamaa; Zaire; Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Départ d'un prophète--Arrivée d'une église: Textes et recherches sur la mort de Simon Kimbangu et sur sa survivance.
    Desroche, Henri, and Paul Raymaekers (1976)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 42: 117-162.

    Presents documents & studies relating to the death in 1951, after 30 yrs. in prison, of the Congolese prophet Simon Kimbangu, & his survival in the church bearing his name.

    Associated Search Terms: Zaire; Kimbangu; Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • The Church-State Conflict in Zaire, 1969-1974.
    Adelman, Kenneth Lee (1975)
    African Studies Review 18:1: 102-116.

    Associated Search Terms: Zaire; State; Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Bapostolo ritual: An African Response to Christianity.
    Jules-Rosette, Bennetta (1975)
    Canadian Journal of African Studies 9:1: 89-102.

    Based on participant observation in Zambia & Zaire.

    Associated Search Terms: Zambia; Zaire; Ritual; Apostolic Church of John Maranke
  • The Influence of Religion on National Integration in Zaire.
    Adelman, Kenneth Lee (1975)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Georgetown University. [DA 36:9 A, p. 6274]

    Based on 1972-74 field research; finds the 4 religious systems in Zaire working against national integration.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (national); Democratic Republic of the Congo; Politics, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire
  • L'Église Orthodoxe grècque et le messianisme en Afrique.
    Hadzimichali, Nectaire (1975)
    Social Compass 22:1: 85-95.

    Orthodoxy did not enter 20th century Africa in a mission by an encounter of Greek messianism & parallels linking religion & nation in the Ugandan & Kenyan independence struggles & post-independence nationalism of Congolese Kimbanguism.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Uganda; Zaire; Messian; Greek Orthodox, Africa; Kenya
  • African Apostles. Ritual and Conversion in the Church of John Maranke.
    Jules-Rosette, Bennetta (1975)
    Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press.

    Based on participant observation in Zambia & Zaire.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Apostolic Church of John Maranke; Zaire; Participant observation; Zambia; Ritual
  • Song and Spirit: The Use of Song in the Management of Ritual Settings.
    Jules-Rosette, Bennetta (1975)
    Africa 45:2: 150-166.

    Associated Search Terms: Zambia; Apostolic Church of John Maranke; Music; Ritual; Zaire; Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Jamaa and Ecclesia: A Charismatic Movement in the Congolese Catholic Church.
    DeCraemer, Willy (1974)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. thesis, Harvard University.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire; Jamaa
  • Purification and Milenarism in Zaire: A Case Study in the Socio-medical and Magico-religious Pratice of the Kongo of Zaire.
    Kimpianga, M. (1973)
    Cahiers des religions africaines 14:7: 227-245.

    Associated Search Terms: Magic; Kongo; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire; Millenarian; Healing
  • La dynamique socio-culturelle des mouvements prophétiques dans le Bas-Zaire.
    Mwene-Batende, Gaston (1973)
    Cahiers des religions africaines 7/13: 43-62.

    Provides general background on the Kiyoka, the Mani, Kimbanguist, & Mpadist movements, & the general context that engendered them.

    Associated Search Terms: African Christian; Mpadist; Kimbangu; Kiyoka; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire; Mani
  • Le messianisme congolais et ses incidences politiques. Kimbanguisme-Matsouanisme-autres mouvements.
    Sinda, Martial (1972)
    Paris: Payot.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Zaire; Politics, Republic of the Congo; Messian; Kimbangu; Republic of the Congo; Matsouanist; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire; Politics, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Essai de biblographie sur le Kimbanguisme.
    Chassard, Paul-Eric (1971)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 31: 43-49.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Kimbangu; Zaire
  • Jamaa: A Charismatic Movement in Katanga.
    Fabian, Johannes (1971)
    Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; Democratic Republic of the Congo, Katanga; Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire; Jamaa
  • Diversité des nouvelles églises congolaises.
    Bernard, Guy (1970)
    Cahiers d'études africaines 10/38: 203-227.

    Overview, with the text of the constitution of one church, l'Église des Dignes.

    Associated Search Terms: Église des Dignes; Zaire; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Christian, Africa; Independent religions, Africa; African Christian
  • The "Jamaa" Movement in the Congo: A Sociological Comment on some Religious Interpretations.
    Tanner, R.E.S. (1968)
    Heythrop Journal 9:2: 164-178.

    Responds to recent literature.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Jamaa; Zaire
  • Les Sectes Religieuses Secrètes des Antoniens au Congo (1703-1709).
    Jadin, Louis (1968)
    Cahiers des religions africaines 2/3: 109-120.

    Suggests parallels with the modern Kinbanguist movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire; Antoinist; Kimbangu
  • La sociologie religieuse à Kinshasa.
    Noirhomme, Guy (1968)
    Cultures et développement 1: 173-178.

    Describes the work of the Centre de Recherches Sociologiques de Kinshasa.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion; Zaire; Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • The Jamaa Movement in the Katanga and Kasai Regions of the Congo.
    DeCraemer, Willy (1968)
    Review of Religious Research 10:1: 11-23.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Jamaa; Zaire; Pentecostal, Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Les églises congolaises et la construction nationale.
    Bernard, Guy (1967)
    Revue de l'Institut de Sociologie 2/3: 241-247. [Also in Sociologie de la "construction nationale" dans les nouveaux états (Bruxelles: Institut de Sociologie, 1968), pp. 55-61]

    Associated Search Terms: Kimbangu; Zaire; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Nationalism
  • Tod dem Propheten--Ein Dokument zu einer prophetischen Situation.
    Fabian, Johannes (1967)
    Sociologus 17:2: 131-146.

    Social hermeneutic of a tape recording of a Jamaa prophetess & her husband giving their personal history.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Prophet; Zaire; Jamaa
  • Analyse Sociologique de la Jamaa.
    DeCraemer, Willy (1965)
    Leopoldville: Centre de Recherches Sociologiques.

    Associated Search Terms: Jamaa; Catholic, Zaire; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Pentecostal, Catholic, Zaire; Zaire; Pentecostal, Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo; Catholic, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Religious Movements in the Congo: A Research Hypothesis.
    Bernard, Guy, and P. Caprasse (1965)
    Cahiers économiques et sociaux 3:1: 49-60.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire; Social movement
  • Alienation in the New African Society.
    Crane, William H. (1965)
    Social Compass 12:6: 367-377.

    Takes the case of a young man of rural origins whom a mission school succeeded in deracinating from traditional society but for whom the church failed to provide a meaningful community.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Alienation; Missions; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire
  • The Nature of Sociological Research: Religious Sect in the West of the Congo.
    Bernard, Guy (1964)
    Cahiers économiques et sociaux 3: 261-269.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Sect; Zaire
  • L'Église au Congo en 1963. Rapport d'une enquête socio-religieuse.
    Noirhomme, Guy, Willy de Craemer, and M. Wilde d'Estmael (1963)
    Léopoldville: Centre de Recherches Sociologiques.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Zaire
  • Le Congo et la Secte des Antoniens.
    Jadin, Louis (1961)
    Bulletin Institut Historique Belge 33: 411-416.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Antoinist; Zaire
  • Études Bakongo: sociologie, religion et magie.
    Wing, Joseph van (1959)
    Bruges: Desclée deBrouwer.

    Associated Search Terms: Bakongo; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Magic; Zaire
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