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Secrets, Gossip, and Gods: The Transformation of Brazilian Candomble
In this wide-ranging book Paul Christopher Johnson explores the changing, hidden face of the Afro-Brazilian indigenous religion of Candomble. Despite its importance in Brazilian society, Candomble has received far less attention than its sister religions Vodou and Santeria. Johnson seeks to fill this void by offering a comprehensive look at the development, beliefs, and pr ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published November 1st 2005 by Oxford University Press, USA
(first published August 15th 2002)
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