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Primitive religion and healing

Paul V. A. Williams

Primitive religion and healing

a study of folk medicine in North-East Brazil

by Paul V. A. Williams

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Published by Brewer for the Folklore Society, Rowman and Littlefield in Cambridge [Eng.], Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Recôncavo Basin (Brazil),
  • Brazil,
  • Recôncavo Basin.
    • Subjects:
    • Traditional medicine -- Brazil -- Recôncavo Basin.,
    • Recôncavo Basin (Brazil) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Recôncavo Basin (Brazil) -- Religious life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul V. A. Williams.
      SeriesMistletoe series, Mistletoe books.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR133.B62 R428 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 212 p. :
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4216864M
      ISBN 100847662225
      LC Control Number80496505

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This volume in the Mistletoe Series is concerned with contemporary religions and healing practices. Dr Williams spent ten months in the Recôncavo area of north-east Brazil, obtaining first hand information about the popular religion of the area, known as “Candomblé” and the healing practices of its adepts Primitive religion and healing book curandeiros.

He begins with a description of the Get this from a library. Primitive religion and healing: a study of folk medicine in North-East Brazil. [Paul V A Williams] -- This is a firsthand account of the popular religion of Candomble and its adepts, the Currandeiros.

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