Performance, trance, possession and mysticism : an analysis of the Rātib al-Rifāīyah in South Africa

 

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dc.contributor.advisor Chidester, David en_ZA
dc.contributor.author Karim, Goolam Mohamed en_ZA
dc.date.accessioned 2016-03-04T16:48:23Z
dc.date.available 2016-03-04T16:48:23Z
dc.date.issued 1998 en_ZA
dc.identifier.citation Karim, G. 1998. Performance, trance, possession and mysticism : an analysis of the Rātib al-Rifāīyah in South Africa. University of Cape Town. en_ZA
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11427/17489
dc.description Bibliography: pages 255-275. en_ZA
dc.description.abstract Our study is an advance as it elucidates the neurobiological aspects of Islamic ritual that is panspecific to all ritual. It reveals that Islamic ritual is remarkably 'structured'to enter what Felicitas Goodman termed 'alternate reality '. The recitals from the Qur'an provide 'sound art' through harmonic triggers for inducing trance en_ZA
dc.language.iso eng en_ZA
dc.subject.other Religious Studies en_ZA
dc.title Performance, trance, possession and mysticism : an analysis of the Rātib al-Rifāīyah in South Africa en_ZA
dc.type Doctoral Thesis
uct.type.publication Research en_ZA
uct.type.resource Thesis en_ZA
dc.publisher.institution University of Cape Town
dc.publisher.faculty Faculty of Humanities en_ZA
dc.publisher.department Department of Religious Studies en_ZA
dc.type.qualificationlevel Doctoral
dc.type.qualificationname PhD en_ZA
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dc.identifier.apacitation Karim, G. M. (1998). <i>Performance, trance, possession and mysticism : an analysis of the Rātib al-Rifāīyah in South Africa</i>. (Thesis). University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Humanities ,Department of Religious Studies. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/11427/17489 en_ZA
dc.identifier.chicagocitation Karim, Goolam Mohamed. <i>"Performance, trance, possession and mysticism : an analysis of the Rātib al-Rifāīyah in South Africa."</i> Thesis., University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Humanities ,Department of Religious Studies, 1998. http://hdl.handle.net/11427/17489 en_ZA
dc.identifier.vancouvercitation Karim GM. Performance, trance, possession and mysticism : an analysis of the Rātib al-Rifāīyah in South Africa. [Thesis]. University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Humanities ,Department of Religious Studies, 1998 [cited yyyy month dd]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/11427/17489 en_ZA
dc.identifier.ris TY - Thesis / Dissertation AU - Karim, Goolam Mohamed AB - Our study is an advance as it elucidates the neurobiological aspects of Islamic ritual that is panspecific to all ritual. It reveals that Islamic ritual is remarkably 'structured'to enter what Felicitas Goodman termed 'alternate reality '. The recitals from the Qur'an provide 'sound art' through harmonic triggers for inducing trance DA - 1998 DB - OpenUCT DP - University of Cape Town LK - https://open.uct.ac.za PB - University of Cape Town PY - 1998 T1 - Performance, trance, possession and mysticism : an analysis of the Rātib al-Rifāīyah in South Africa TI - Performance, trance, possession and mysticism : an analysis of the Rātib al-Rifāīyah in South Africa UR - http://hdl.handle.net/11427/17489 ER - en_ZA


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