Your price
RRP: £27.99
Save £4.36 (16%)
Printed on Demand
Dispatched within 7-9 working days.

Witchcraft and Sorcery in Rhodesia

By (author) J. R. Crawford
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd, London, United Kingdom
Imprint: Routledge
Published: 29th Apr 2020
Dimensions: w 156mm h 234mm
Weight: 610g
ISBN-10: 113854227X
ISBN-13: 9781138542273
Barcode No: 9781138542273
Originally published in 1967, this book is a study of witchcraft and sorcery among the Shona, Ndebele and Kalanga peoples of Zimbabwe. It analyses in their social context verbatim evidence and confessions from a comprehensive series of judicial records. It provides the first systematic demonstration of the importance and the exstent to which such sources can be used to make a detailed analysis of the character and range of beliefs and motives. The main emphasis is on witchcraft and sorcery beliefs, the nature of accusations, confessions and divination, btoh traditional and as practised by members of the Pentecostal Church.

New & Used

Seller Information Condition Price

What Reviewers Are Saying

Be the first to review this item. Submit your review now