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The Resource Holy harlots : femininity, sexuality, and black magic in Brazil, Kelly E. Hayes

Holy harlots : femininity, sexuality, and black magic in Brazil, Kelly E. Hayes

Label
Holy harlots : femininity, sexuality, and black magic in Brazil
Title
Holy harlots
Title remainder
femininity, sexuality, and black magic in Brazil
Statement of responsibility
Kelly E. Hayes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
This title examines the intersections of social marginality, morality, and magic in contemporary Brazil by analyzing the beliefs and religious practices related to the Afro-Brazilian spirit entity Pomba Gira
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hayes, Kelly E.
Dewey number
306.6/996121140981
Index
index present
Language note
DVD in Portuguese with subtitles in English
LC call number
BL2590.B7
LC item number
H39 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pombagira (Afro-Brazilian deity)
  • Afro-Brazilian cults
  • Brazil
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Afro-Brazilian cults
  • Pomba-Gira
  • Brazil
  • Religion
  • Afrobrasilianischer Kult
  • Religionsausübung
  • Sexualität
  • Slum
  • Frau
  • Brasilien
Label
Holy harlots : femininity, sexuality, and black magic in Brazil, Kelly E. Hayes
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-288) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wicked women and femmes fatales -- Pomba Gira and the religious imagination -- Life on the margins -- Sexuality, morality, and the logic of gender -- Becoming a zelador -- Spiritual defenders and protectors -- Maria Molambo's revenge -- If God is all good, then only the devil can combat evil -- Balancing human and spirit worlds
Control code
712774434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (293 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949430
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt321m
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712774434
Label
Holy harlots : femininity, sexuality, and black magic in Brazil, Kelly E. Hayes
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-288) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wicked women and femmes fatales -- Pomba Gira and the religious imagination -- Life on the margins -- Sexuality, morality, and the logic of gender -- Becoming a zelador -- Spiritual defenders and protectors -- Maria Molambo's revenge -- If God is all good, then only the devil can combat evil -- Balancing human and spirit worlds
Control code
712774434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (293 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949430
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt321m
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712774434

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