Feminismo, nacionalismo, e a luta pelo significado do adé no Candomblé: ou, como Edison Carneiro e Ruth landes inverteram o curso da historia

Journal Article

US-based feminist anthropologist Ruth Landes introduced homophobic ideas into the Brazilian elite's understanding and treatment of male-loving priests of the Afro-Brazilian Candomble religion. This influence helps to explain the relatively recent numerical dominance of priestesses over priests in this religion.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Matory, JL

Published Date

  • 2008

Published In

  • Revista de Antropologia: Revista de Antropologia da Universidade de São Paulo

Volume / Issue

  • 51 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 107 - 120

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