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Author Thoden van Velzen, H. U. E.

Title The Great Father and the Danger : religious cults, material forces, and collective fantasies in the world of the Surinamese Maroons / H.U.E. Thoden van Velzen and W. van Wetering.

Publication Info. Dordrecht, Holland ; Providence, U.S.A. : Foris Publications, 1988.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  BL2592.G2 T45 1988    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 451 pages, 3 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Caribbean series / Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde ; 9
Caribbean series (Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (Netherlands)) ; 9.
Note Originally presented as the authors' theses (Ph. D.--Univ. of Amsterdam, 1966 and 1973).
Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. [433]-443.
Subject Gaan Gadu (Cult)
Na Ogii (Cult)
Ndjuka people.
Cults -- Suriname.
Suriname -- Religious life and customs.
ISBN 9067652342 paperback

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