Santería healing : a journey into the Afro-Cuban world of divinities, spirits, and sorcery

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Full title: Santería healing : a journey into the Afro-Cuban world of divinities, spirits, and sorcery / Johan Wedel.
Main author: Wedel, Johan, 1962-
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Foreword / John M. Kirk
  • 1. The Struggle against Illness
  • 2. Cuba and the Formation of Santeria
  • 3. Etiology and Healing
  • 4. Pantheon and Rituals
  • 5. Healing, Curing, and the Self
  • 6. Experiences of Healing
  • 7. A Critique of Santeria
  • 8. Conclusion
  • App. 1. Herbs and Plants
  • App. 2. An Examination of Santeria Consultations
  • App. 3. List of Narrators.