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  • Working the Spirit
  • Written by Joseph M. Murphy
  • Format: Trade Paperback | ISBN: 9780807012215
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Working the Spirit

Ceremonies of the African Diaspora

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"An appreciative and user-friendly book on religion in the African diaspora. Murphy's skillfully drawn portraits offer an inviting introduction to the religious worlds of Vodou, Candomble, Santeria, Revival Zion, and the Black Church" – David W. Wills, Amherst College
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'A brilliant comparative study of the workings of the Spirit among practitioners of African-derived religions. . . . A 'must read' for students of African, Caribbean, Brazilian, and African American religions.' --Choice

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