By Adam Mohr
hoping on broad archival study, oral interviews, and participant-observation carried out in North the US, Europe, and West Africa, this research demonstrates that the extra those Ghanaian Calvinists grew to become depending on capitalist modes of creation, the extra enchanted their lives and, as a result, theirchurch turned, even if in numerous methods inside of those migrations. One awesome development that has emerged between Ghanaian Presbyterian hard work migrants in North the USA, for instance, is an intensive shift in gendered therapeutic practices, the place girls became well-liked healers whereas an important variety of males became spirit-possessed.
Adam Mohr is Senior Writing Fellow in Anthropologyin the severe Writing application on the collage of Pennsylvania.
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Enchanted Calvinism: Labor Migration, Afflicting Spirits, and Christian Therapy in the Presbyterian Church of Ghana (Rochester Studies in African History and the Diaspora) by Adam Mohr