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RastafarI women

subordination in the midst of liberation theology

by Obiagele Lake

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Published by Carolina Academic Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jamaica
    • Subjects:
    • Women in the Rastafari movement -- Jamaica.,
    • Jamaica -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-185) and indexes.

      StatementObiagele Lake.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2566.J25 L34 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 199 p. :
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL352077M
      ISBN 100890898367
      LC Control Number98011542


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Great read overall, but I skipped the information that was already in the Rasta Way of Life; it was a waste of time re-reading it/5(24). Rastafari, also known as Rastafarianism, is an Abrahamic religion that developed in Jamaica during the s.

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Rastas, as members of the movement are called, see their past, present, and future in a distinct way. Drawing from Old Testament stories, especially that of. Women. The role of women in Rastafari has been a complex, yet orderly system of knowing one’s place.

Though man is seen as the head of the home, and of his community, women in Rastafari are greatly respected as queens, and their duty is to raise their children and provide a stable community for the men. RastafarI Women: Subordination in the Midst of Liberation Theology by Obiagele Lake.

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Assistant Professor of religious studies Shamara Wyllie Alhassan holds her NWSA award. Download Full Image. Interviews with 30 converts from the s and s are a component of Barry Chevanne's book, a look into the origins and practices of Rastafarianism.

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RastafarI women: subordination in the midst of liberation theology. [Obiagele Lake] -- Rastafarian women and the global struggle for liberation -- Slavery and capitalism in Jamaica -- The political economy of Jamaica, -- Women and the rise of RastafarI -- The interface.

xiii, pages: 23 cm Rastafarian women and the global struggle for liberation -- Slavery and capitalism in Jamaica -- The political economy of Jamaica, -- Women and the rise of RastafarI -- The interface between sexism and capitalism -- The sacralization of sexism -- Cultural ideology and RastafarI women -- Misogyny in Caribbean music -- What's at stakPages: roaring lionesses book Roaring Lionesses: Rastafari Woman, Journeys of Self Liberation, is a seminal work in the field of Rastafari Studies.

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Rastafari in the New Millennium: A Rastafari Reader The Rastafari Book of Common Prayer Our Common Prayer: A Field Guide to the Book of Common Prayer Prayer: Days of Prayer for Rastafari, and the Rhetoric of Social Control RastafarI Women: Subordination in the Midst of Liberation Theology Rastafari: Black Peoples Livity Bible.

North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland, USA +1 () [email protected] © Project MUSE. Produced by Johns Hopkins University. Rastafarianism, a religious-cultural movement that began (s) in Jamaica. Rastafarians believe that Haile Selassie, also named Ras Tafari, the last emperor of Ethiopia (d.

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