Soul Rebels: The Rastafari

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Waveland Press, 1993 - Religion - 139 pages
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"Book-length monograph on the Rastafari uses both historical and participant observation ethnographic methods. Contains chapters on history of the movement, its adaptation to the urban area of Kingston, relationships with the Jamaican State, growth of Rastafari in the US, symbolism, problems with the law, and status of the social movement - or its evolution from charisma to institution"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.

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User Review  - Louise - Goodreads

An interesting read from a historical, cultural anthropological perspective, but this book doesn't give much detail about Rasta ideology. Read full review

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User Review  - Kevin Gamero - Goodreads

This book showed the people the way of life of a Rasta. It tells them that we are not only of smoking pot and staying home. Jah Bless, babylon will fall. Read full review


History of the Rastafari
A Fishing Community in Jamaica
Urban Rastas in Kingston Jamaica

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