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The Resource Sex and the empire that is no more : gender and the politics of metaphor in Oyo Yoruba religion, J. Lorand Matory

Sex and the empire that is no more : gender and the politics of metaphor in Oyo Yoruba religion, J. Lorand Matory

Label
Sex and the empire that is no more : gender and the politics of metaphor in Oyo Yoruba religion
Title
Sex and the empire that is no more
Title remainder
gender and the politics of metaphor in Oyo Yoruba religion
Statement of responsibility
J. Lorand Matory
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matory, James Lorand
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2480.Y6
LC item number
M37 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yoruba (African people)
  • Sex role
  • Nigeria
Label
Sex and the empire that is no more : gender and the politics of metaphor in Oyo Yoruba religion, J. Lorand Matory
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Note on orthography
  • 1.
  • ritual history.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Oyo renaissance.
  • p. 28
  • 3.
  • Igboho in the age of Abiola.
  • p. 62
  • 4.
  • ritual biography.
  • p. 97
  • 5.
  • Engendering power : the mythic and iconic foundations of priestly action.
  • p. 133
  • 6.
  • Re-dressing gender.
  • p. 179
  • 7.
  • Conclusion : dialogue, debate, and the Chose du Texte.
  • p. 226
  • App. I.
  • Oriki Yemoja (Yemoja panegyrics).
  • p. 243
  • App. II.
  • partial genealogy of the Oyeboode priests.
  • p. 251
  • App. III.
  • Yemoja in the Kingdom of Sango : the ritual calendar.
  • p. 253
  • App. IV.
  • Sango Pipe (Sango panegyrics).
  • p. 265
  • App. V.
  • naming ceremony.
  • p. 267
Control code
ocm56825533
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xliv, 295 p.
Isbn
9781571813077
Lccn
2004046221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Sex and the empire that is no more : gender and the politics of metaphor in Oyo Yoruba religion, J. Lorand Matory
Publication
Note
Originally published: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Note on orthography
  • 1.
  • ritual history.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Oyo renaissance.
  • p. 28
  • 3.
  • Igboho in the age of Abiola.
  • p. 62
  • 4.
  • ritual biography.
  • p. 97
  • 5.
  • Engendering power : the mythic and iconic foundations of priestly action.
  • p. 133
  • 6.
  • Re-dressing gender.
  • p. 179
  • 7.
  • Conclusion : dialogue, debate, and the Chose du Texte.
  • p. 226
  • App. I.
  • Oriki Yemoja (Yemoja panegyrics).
  • p. 243
  • App. II.
  • partial genealogy of the Oyeboode priests.
  • p. 251
  • App. III.
  • Yemoja in the Kingdom of Sango : the ritual calendar.
  • p. 253
  • App. IV.
  • Sango Pipe (Sango panegyrics).
  • p. 265
  • App. V.
  • naming ceremony.
  • p. 267
Control code
ocm56825533
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xliv, 295 p.
Isbn
9781571813077
Lccn
2004046221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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