Chanting Down the New Jerusalem: Calypso, Christianity, and Capitalism in the Caribbean

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Product Details

Price
$41.94
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
December 01, 2008
Pages
272
Dimensions
5.94 X 0.72 X 8.96 inches | 0.96 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520254893

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About the Author

Francio Guadeloupe is Assistant Professor at the Radboud University of Nijmegen in the Netherlands, Research Fellow at the Royal Institute for Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies, and Extraordinary Research Fellow at the University of Saint Martin.

Reviews

"A first-rate study notable for its straightforward treatment of issues surrounding national identity, tourism, and development."--Stephen D. Glazier"Church History Stds In Christiany And Culture" (07/01/2011)
"A rich, vivid and colourfully written ethnography."--Heidi Harkonen"Suomen Antropologi: J Finnish Anthro Soc" (07/12/2011)
"Chanting Down the New Jerusalem is a welcome addition to the anthropological literature of Christianity, capitalism, and nationalism."--Religion & Society (05/04/2011)
"Incisive and vibrant. . . . The people of Sint Maarten and Saint Martin . . . came alive on every turn of a page."-- (07/13/2010)
"An original contribution to the study of Caribbean religions."--New West Indian Guide / NWIG (06/01/2011)