By Ezra Chitando,Dr Adogame Afe,Dr Bateye Bolaji,Professor Chitando Ezra
The historiography of African religions and religions in Africa offers a striking shift from the research of 'Africa as item' to 'Africa as Subject', therefore translating the topic from obscurity into the worldwide neighborhood of the educational research of faith. This publication offers a distinct multidisciplinary exploration of African Traditions within the examine of faith, Diaspora, and Gendered Societies. The e-book is dependent less than major sections. the 1st presents insights into the interface among faith and Society. the second one positive factors African Diaspora including adolescence and Gender that have now not but featured prominently in reports on faith in Africa.
Contributors drawn from assorted African and worldwide contexts situate present scholarly traditions of the examine of African religions in the purview of educational come upon and exchanges with non-African students and non-African contexts. African students improve the research of religions from their respective educational and methodological orientations. Jacob Kehinde Olupona sticks out as a pioneer within the socio-scientific interpretation of African indigenous faith and religions in Africa and the recent African Diaspora. This booklet honours his substantial contribution to an rising box of research and research.
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African Traditions in the Study of Religion, Diaspora and Gendered Societies (Vitality of Indigenous Religions) by Ezra Chitando,Dr Adogame Afe,Dr Bateye Bolaji,Professor Chitando Ezra