Animals and Ancestors An Ethnography

ISBN-10: 185973491X
ISBN-13: 9781859734919
Edition: 2nd 2000
Authors: Brian Morris
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Description: This is an investigation of the Malawi people's sacramental attitude to animals, particularly the role that animals play in life cycle rituals, their relationship to the divinity and to the spirits.

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Book details

List price: $44.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Publication date: 10/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

This is an investigation of the Malawi people's sacramental attitude to animals, particularly the role that animals play in life cycle rituals, their relationship to the divinity and to the spirits.

Preface
Introduction
Animals, Humans and Personhood
Rituals of Childbirth and Womanhood
Boy's Initiation and the Nyau Fraternities
God and the Rain Deities
The Ancestral Spirits
Glossary
Bibliography
Index

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