African Traditions in the Study of Religion in Africa: - download pdf or read online

By Ezra Chitando,Afe, Dr Adogame,Bolaji, Dr Bateye,Ezra, Professor Chitando

ISBN-10: 1138261092

ISBN-13: 9781138261099

ISBN-10: 1409419703

ISBN-13: 9781409419709

The historiography of African religions and religions in Africa provides a notable shift from the research of 'Africa as item' to 'Africa as Subject', therefore translating the topic from obscurity into the worldwide neighborhood of the educational research of faith. This ebook provides a special multidisciplinary exploration of African traditions within the research of faith in Africa and the hot African diaspora. The ebook is dependent lower than 3 major sections - rising traits within the educating of African Religions; Indigenous suggestion and Spirituality; and Christianity, Hinduism and Islam. members drawn from assorted African and international contexts situate present scholarly traditions of the learn of African religions in the purview of educational stumble upon and exchanges with non-African students and non-African contexts. African students enhance the examine of religions from their respective educational and methodological orientations. Jacob Kehinde Olupona sticks out as a pioneer within the socio-scientific interpretation of African indigenous faith and religions in Africa. This e-book is to his honour and marks his big contribution to an rising box of research and research.

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