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Sixteen Cowries : Yoruba Divination from Africa to the New World, Paperback / softback Book

Sixteen Cowries : Yoruba Divination from Africa to the New World Paperback / softback

Description

"... a landmark in research of African oral traditions." -African Arts"... a significant contribution to the understanding of Yoruba religious belief, magic, and art." -Journal of Religion in AfricaYoruba texts and English translations of a divination system that originated in Nigeria and is widely practiced today by male and female diviners in the diaspora.

A landmark edition.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 800 pages
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Anthropology
  • ISBN: 9780253208477

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Also by William W. Bascom