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Aspects of African Traditional Religion

John Pobee
Sociological Analysis
Vol. 37, No. 1 (Spring, 1976), pp. 1-18
Published by: Oxford University Press
DOI: 10.2307/3710065
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3710065
Page Count: 18
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Abstract

The method of studying African traditional religion is first discussed and then the elements of the method guide an analysis of the Akan religion in West Africa according to their understanding of the Supreme Being, the ancestors, magic, witchcraft and various rites of passage.

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