Becoming Rasta: Origins of Rastafari Identity in Jamaica

By: Charles Price

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Q5 - A first edition (complete numberline) hardcover book in very good condition that has some bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear with no dust jacket. Rastafari, sometimes termed Rastafarianism, is an Abrahamic religion that developed in Jamaica during the 1930s. Scholars of religion and related fields have classified it as both a new religious movement and a social movement. There is no centralized authority in control of the movement and much heterogeneity exists among practitioners, who are known as Rastafari, Rastafarians, or Rastas. 9.25"x6.25", 267 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.

Title: Becoming Rasta: Origins of Rastafari Identity in Jamaica

Author: Charles Price

Categories: Religion: General,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, New York University Press: 2009

ISBN: 081476746X

ISBN 13: 9780814767467

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: ec47828

Keywords: RASTAFARI MOVEMENT JAMAICA IDENTIFICATION RELIGION BLACKS RACE,