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A questão ancestral: Africa negra

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Leite, Fábio Rubens da Rocha (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
2008
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/9788560804061
Published:
São Paulo, Brazil: Palas Athena
ISBN:
9788560804061
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Blacks, Social life and customs, Brazil, Religion, Civilization, African influences, South America, Afro-Brazilian
Notes:
385 p., The study is not a work about religion but rather of black African identity. Leaning on three black African societies (Yoruba of Benin and Nigeria, Agni-Akan and Senufo Ivory Coast), the author investigates the notion of person. Faced with the question of death, passing moment of earthly existence of man to his condition.