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The Resource Domingos Álvares, African healing, and the intellectual history of the Atlantic world, James H. Sweet

Domingos Álvares, African healing, and the intellectual history of the Atlantic world, James H. Sweet

Label
Domingos Álvares, African healing, and the intellectual history of the Atlantic world
Title
Domingos Álvares, African healing, and the intellectual history of the Atlantic world
Statement of responsibility
James H. Sweet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By tracing the steps of Domingos Alvares, a powerful African healer and vodun priest, James Sweet finds dramatic means for unfolding a history of the eighteenth-century Atlantic world in which healing, religion, kinship, and political subversion were intimately connected
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sweet, James H.
Dewey number
  • 909/.049607092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT869.A58
LC item number
S84 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 E-116
  • WZ 100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Álvares, Domingos
  • Slaves
  • Healers
  • Healers
  • Atlantic Ocean Region
  • Slave trade
  • Inquisition
  • Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
  • Witchcraft
  • Vodou
  • Álvares, Domingos
  • Spiritual Therapies
  • Religion and Medicine
  • Africa, Western
  • Portugal
  • Brazil
  • Álvares, Domingos
  • Álvares, Domingos
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Healers
  • Inquisition
  • Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
  • Slave trade
  • Slaves
  • Vodou
  • Witchcraft
  • West Africa
  • Atlantic Ocean Region
  • Northeast Brazil
  • Portugal
  • Sklavenhandel
  • Wodu
  • Heiler
  • Imperialismus
  • Westafrika
  • Portugal
  • Brasilien
  • Geistheilung
Label
Domingos Álvares, African healing, and the intellectual history of the Atlantic world, James H. Sweet
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-290) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dahomey -- Passages -- Recife -- Rio de Janeiro -- Freedom -- The politics of healing -- Dislocations -- Inquisition -- Algarve -- Obscurity
Control code
703226349
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 300 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807878040
Lccn
2010032661
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt611g2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703226349
Label
Domingos Álvares, African healing, and the intellectual history of the Atlantic world, James H. Sweet
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-290) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dahomey -- Passages -- Recife -- Rio de Janeiro -- Freedom -- The politics of healing -- Dislocations -- Inquisition -- Algarve -- Obscurity
Control code
703226349
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 300 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807878040
Lccn
2010032661
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt611g2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703226349

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