TITLE

Sanguma in Paradise: Sorcery, Witchcraft, and Christianity in Papua New Guinea

AUTHOR(S)
Rynkiewich, Michael A.
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Apr2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p123
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Sanguma in Paradise: Sorcery, Witchcraft, and Christianity in Papua New Guinea," by Franco Zocca.
ACCESSION #
49050272

 

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