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The classic work on the history and beliefs of the Rastafarians, whose roots of protest go back to the seventeenth-century maroon societies of escaped slaves in Jamaica. Based on an extensive study of the Rastafarians, their history, their ideology, and their influence in Jamaica, The Rastafarians is an important contribution to the sociology of religion and to our knowledge of the variety of religious expressions that have grown up during the West African Diaspora in the Western Hemisphere.

Synopsis:

The twentieth anniversary edition of the classic study of the culture, religion, history, ideology, and influence of the Rastafarians of Jamaica. "Barrett offers the most comprehensive study to date of the Rastafarians." —Bulletin of the Center for the Study of World Religions "The most thorou

Synopsis:

The classic work on the history and beliefs of the Rastafarians, whose roots of protest go back to the seventeenth-century maroon societies of escaped slaves in Jamaica. Based on an extensive study of the Rastafarians, their history, their ideology, and their influence in Jamaica, The Rastafarians is an important contribution to the sociology of religion and to our knowledge of the variety of religious expressions that have grown up during the West African Diaspora in the Western Hemisphere.

Synopsis:

The twentieth anniversary edition of the classic study of the culture, religion, history, ideology, and influence of the Rastafarians of Jamaica.

"Barrett offers the most comprehensive study to date of the Rastafarians."

—Bulletin of the Center for the Study of World Religions "The most thorough, careful consideration of the Rasta phenomenon available to the general reader."

— The Boston Phoenix

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-298) and index.

About the Author

Leonard E. Barrett, Sr., is graduate professor of religion at Temple University, and author of Soul-Force.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807010396
Author:
Barrett, Leonard E., Sr.
Publisher:
Beacon Press (MA)
Author:
Barrett, Leonard E., Sr.
Author:
Leonard E. "Barrett, Sr."
Author:
Leonard E. Barrett, Sr.
Author:
Barrett, Leonard
Author:
Barrett, Sr., Leonard E.
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Ethnic Studies
Subject:
Ethnic & Tribal
Subject:
Jamaica
Subject:
Rastafari movement
Subject:
Jamaica Religion.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - General
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
Subject:
General Religion
Subject:
anthropology;cultural anthropology
Subject:
Spirituality
Copyright:
Edition Number:
20
Edition Description:
ANNIVERSARY
Series Volume:
71
Publication Date:
December 1997
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8 x 5.3 x .65 in .75 lb

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Product details 320 pages Beacon Press - English 9780807010396 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The twentieth anniversary edition of the classic study of the culture, religion, history, ideology, and influence of the Rastafarians of Jamaica. "Barrett offers the most comprehensive study to date of the Rastafarians." —Bulletin of the Center for the Study of World Religions "The most thorou
"Synopsis" by , The classic work on the history and beliefs of the Rastafarians, whose roots of protest go back to the seventeenth-century maroon societies of escaped slaves in Jamaica. Based on an extensive study of the Rastafarians, their history, their ideology, and their influence in Jamaica, The Rastafarians is an important contribution to the sociology of religion and to our knowledge of the variety of religious expressions that have grown up during the West African Diaspora in the Western Hemisphere.
"Synopsis" by ,
The twentieth anniversary edition of the classic study of the culture, religion, history, ideology, and influence of the Rastafarians of Jamaica.

"Barrett offers the most comprehensive study to date of the Rastafarians."

—Bulletin of the Center for the Study of World Religions "The most thorough, careful consideration of the Rasta phenomenon available to the general reader."

— The Boston Phoenix

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