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InventinG Africa: The Creation of an Afrocentric Tradition in America
Pennsylvania State University.ORCID iD: 0000-0002-9136-4277
2013 (English)In: Contemporary Esotericism / [ed] Aspren, Egil och Granholm, Kennet, New York: Routledge, 2013Chapter in book (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

The study of contemporary esoteric discourse has hitherto been a largely neglected part of the new academic field of Western esotericism. Contemporary Esotericism provides a broad overview and assessment of the complex world of Western esoteric thought today. Combining historiographical analysis with theories and methodologies from the social sciences, the volume explores new problems and offers new possibilities for the study of esoterica. Contemporary Esotericism studies the period since the 1950s but focuses on the last two decades. The wide range of essays are divided into four thematic se

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New York: Routledge, 2013.
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racism, afrocentricity, egyptology, masonry, USA, esotericism, occultism, New Age
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URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-118300ISBN: 978-13-175-4-357-2ISBN: 1-138-8-5611-8OAI: diva2:814175
Available from: 2015-05-26 Created: 2015-05-26 Last updated: 2016-08-25

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