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  • Lieder der Macht: Religiöse Autorität und Performance in einer afrikanisch-christlichen Kirche Zambias.
    Kirsch, Thomas (1998)
    Münster: Lit-Verlag.

    Associated Search Terms: Zambia; Music; African Christian; Authority
  • Gender Relations and Commercialisation in Tonga Possession Cults.
    Luig, Ute (1995)
    In Mechtild Reh and Godren Ludwar-Ehe (eds.) Gender and Identity in Africa. Hamburg: Lit-Verlag, pp. 33-49.

    Associated Search Terms: Zambia; Tonga (ethnic group in Zambia); Economic; Sex
  • Gesellschaftliche Entwicklung und ihre individuelle Verarbeitung in den affliktiven Besessenheitskulten der Tonga.
    Luig, Ute (1993)
    Tribus 42: 109-120.

    Associated Search Terms: Healing; Zambia; Tonga (ethnic group in Zambia); Possession
  • Family Planning among Zambian Males: Differences between Catholic and non-Catholic.
    Pillai, Vijayan K. (1992)
    Sociology and Social Research 76:2: 85-88.

    Analyzes survey data from non-academic, non-administrative male staff at the University of Zambia; shows Catholics less likely to use birth control methods, but more favorable toward using them.

    Associated Search Terms: Zambia; Birth control; Catholic, Zambia
  • Besessenheit als Ausdruck von Frauenkultur in Zambia.
    Luig, Ute (1992)
    Peripherie 47/48: 111-128.

    Associated Search Terms: Zambia; Women; Possession
  • Religion and Healing: The Case of Milingo.
    Haar, Gerrie ter (1987)
    Social Compass 34:4: 475-493.

    Examines controversies that surrounded the healing ministry of Emmanuel Milingo, former archbishop of the Catholic archdiocese of Lusaka, 1970-82.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Zambia; Zambia, Lusaka; Medical; Healing
  • Ancestors and Protestants: Religious coexistence in the social field of a Zambian community.
    Bond, George C. (1987)
    American Etnologist 14:1: 55-72.

    Ancestor cult & Christianity coexisted because they were related to differen aspects of social life.

    Associated Search Terms: Ancestor; Christian, Africa; Presbyterian Free Church of Scotland in Uyombe; Yombe (a people in Zambia); Zambia, Muyombe
  • The Mutumwa Church of Peter Mulenga.
    Dillon-Malone, Clive (1985)
    Journal of Religion in Africa 25:2: 122-141 and 27:1: 2-31.

    Associated Search Terms: Mutumwa; Zambia
  • The "Mutumwa" Churches of Zambia: An Indigenous African Religious Healing Movement.
    Dillon-Malone, Clive (1983)
    Journal of Religion in Africa 14:3: 204-222.

    Associated Search Terms: Healing; Mutumwa; Zambia
  • Indigenous Medico-Religious Movements in Zambia: A Study of Nchimi and Mutumwa "Churches."
    Dillon-Malone, Clive (1983)
    African Social Research 36: 455-474.

    Associated Search Terms: Nchimi; Zambia; Medical; Healing; Mutumwa
  • Charismatic Religion as Popular Protest. The Ordinary and the Extraordinary in Social Movements.
    Fields, Karen E. (1982)
    Theory and Society 11:3: 321-361.

    Examines the use of glossolalia as a tactic of revolution in Zambia (Northern Rhodesia) after World War I.

    Associated Search Terms: Zambia; Christian, Zambia; Glossolalia; Revolution
  • Christian Missionaries as Anticolonial Militants.
    Fields, Karen E. (1982)
    Theory and Society 11:1: 95-108.

    Historical sociological inquiry into Malawi (Nyasaland) & Zambia (Northern Rhodesia).

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, Zambia; Zambia; Malawi; Christian, Malawi; Missions; Colonialism
  • Ceremonial Trance Behavior in an African Church: Private Experience and Public Expression.
    Jules-Rosette, Bennetta (1980)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 19:1: 1-16.

    Based on video-tapes of worship activities.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Trance; Zambia; Apostolic Church of John Maranke
  • Worship and Freedom. A Black American Church in Zambia.
    Johnson, Walton R. (1978)
    New York: Holmes & Meier.

    Associated Search Terms: African Methodist Episcopal Church, Zambia; Zambia
  • Revival and Rebellion in Colonial Central Africa: Social and Political Consequences of Missionary Enterprise.
    Fields, Karen E. (1977)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Brandeis University. [DA 37:12 A, p. 7972]

    Colonial regimes in Malawi & Zambia could not distinguish religious & political activity; they ruled indirectly through indigenous structures.

    Associated Search Terms: Missions; Colonialism; Christian, Zambia; Zambia; Christian, Malawi; Malawi
  • Grass Roots Ecumenism: Religious and Social Cooperation in Two African Churches.
    Jules-Rosette, Bennetta (1977)
    African Social Research 23: 185-216.

    While 2 independent Christian churches maintain their official distinctiveness, they borrow from one another. Based on 1974-76 participant observation.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Diffusion; Apostolic Church of John Masowe; Zambia, Marrapodi; Ecumenism; Apostolic Church of John Maranke
  • An African Church in Transition--From Missionary Dependency to Mutuality in Mission (A Case Study on the Roman-Catholic Church in Zambia), Parts 1 and 2.
    Vertraelen, F.J. (1975)
    Leiden, The Netherlands: Development Research Institute.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Zambia; Missions; Zambia
  • 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: Zaire; Ritual; Apostolic Church of John Maranke; Zambia
  • 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; Participant observation; Zambia; Ritual; Apostolic Church of John Maranke; Zaire
  • 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: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Apostolic Church of John Maranke; Music; Ritual; Zaire; Zambia
  • Religion and Political Involvement: A Study of Black African Sects.
    Janosik, Robert J. (1974)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 13:2: 161-175.

    Seeks to account for the greater political interest & activity by religious sects among the Kikuyu tribe than among the Zulu.

    Associated Search Terms: Zulu Zambians; African Christian; Zambia; Politics, Zambia; Kikuyu Zambians
  • Rural Entrepreneurship and Religious Commitment in Zambia.
    Long, Norman (1970)
    In Joachim Matthes (ed.) Internationales Jahrbuch für Religionssoziologie 6. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 142-157.

    Based on 1963-64 field work.

    Associated Search Terms: Zambia; Rural; Economic; Jehovah´s Witness, Zambia
  • Race and Status in South Central Africa.
    Mitchell, J.C. (1970)
    In A. Tuden and L. Plotnicov (eds.) Social Stratification in Africa. New York; Free Press.

    Ranks whites' denominations in Malawi, Rhodesia, & Zambia, by ethnic group-socioeconomic status (e.g., Dutch Reformed, Portuguese & French Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Anglican, Jewish). These correspond to stances on politics & African independence.

    Associated Search Terms: Malawi; Zimbabwe; Zambia; Politics, Africa; Stratification; Ethnic
  • Spirit Possession among the Tonga of Zambia.
    Colson, Elizabeth (1969)
    In John Beattie and John Middleton (eds.), Spirit Mediumship and Society in Africa. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, pp. 69-103.

    Associated Search Terms: Possession; Tonga (ethnic group in Zambia); Zambia
  • Social Change and the Individual: A Study of the Social and Religious Responses to Innovation in a Zambian Rural Community.
    Long, Norman (1968)
    Manchester, Manchester University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Zambia; Rural; Change
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