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  • Hardcover
  • 338
  • Developing the Dead
  • Diana Espirito Santo
  • en
  • 01 May 2020
  • 9780813060781

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Summary Developing the Dead Diana Espirito Santo î 4 Summary Free read ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook î Diana Espirito Santo          When mediums cultivate relationships between the living and the dead argues Diana Espírito Santo they develop learn sense dream and connect to multiple spirits muertos expanding the borders of the self This understanding of selfhood is radically different from Enlightenment ideas of an autonomous bounded self and holds fascinating implications for prophecy healing and self consciousness Developing the Dead shows how Espiritismo’s self making process permeates all aspects of life not only for its own practitioners but also for those of other Afro Cuban religion

Free read ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook î Diana Espirito SantoDeveloping the Dead

Summary Developing the Dead Diana Espirito Santo î 4 Summary Free read ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook î Diana Espirito Santo Ldo L Román author of Governing Spirits Religion Miracles and Spectacles in Cuba and Puerto Rico 1898–1956   “To read this book is to enter into an apparently alien world and yet find that it makes complete sense and for that reason Developing the Dead is a model of the anthropological enterprise” Charles Stewart author of Dreaming and Historical Consciousness in Island Greece   Based on extensive fieldwork among espiritistas and their patrons in Havana this book makes the surprising claim that Spiritist practices are fundamentally a project of developing the self    

Summary Developing the Dead

Summary Developing the Dead Diana Espirito Santo î 4 Summary Free read ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook î Diana Espirito Santo “A major empirical contribution to the debate about antirepresentationalism and posthumanism that has been agitating the entire discipline of anthropology in recent years” Stephan Palmié author of The Cooking of History How Not to Study Afro Cuban Religion   “The most provocative and complete portrayal of contemporary Cuban espiritismo available It underscores the embodied character of espiritista practices and offers a dynamic portrayal of espiritista mediums’ crucial roles within a complex of Afro Cuban religions that includes ocha palo monte and other faiths” Reina