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Books:

The Ritual Process: Structure and Anti-Structure. Victor Turner. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1969.

The Forest of Symbols: Aspects of Ndembu Ritual. Victor Turner. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1967.

Spirit Mediumship and Society in Africa. John Beattie and John Middleton, eds. New York: Africana, 1969.

Witchcraft, Oracles, and Magic among the Azande. E.E. Evans-Pritchard. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1934.

Boiling Energy: Community Healing among the Kalahari Kung. Richard Katz. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1983.

Saints and Somalis: Popular Islam in a Clan-based Society. Ioan M. Lewis. Lawrenceville, NJ: The Red Sea Press, 1998.

Fusion of the Worlds: An Ethnography of Possession among the Songhay of Niger. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1989.

Sufism, Mystics, and Saints in Modern Egypt. Valerie J. Hoffman. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1995.

Egypt: Moulids, Saints, Sufis. Niclaas H. Biegman. London: Kegan Paul International, 1990.

Islam, Nationalism, and Radicalism in Egypt and the Sudan. Gabriel R. Warburg and Uri M. Kupferschmidt, eds. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1983.

Saint and Sufi in Modern Egypt: An Essay in the Sociology of Religion. Michael Gilsenan. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Recognizing Islam: Religion and Society in the Modern Arab World. Michael Gilsenan. New York: Pantheon Books, 1982.

A Sufi Saint of the Twentieth Century. Martin Lings. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1971.

What Is Sufism? Martin Lings. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1975.

The Moulids of Egypt. J. McPherson. Cairo: N.M. Press, 1941.

Monks and Monasteries of the Egyptian Desert. Otto F.A. Meinardus. Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, 1989.

The Sufi Orders in Islam. J. Spencer Trimingham. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1971.

Coptic Egypt. Barbara Watterson. Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press, 1988.

The Munshidin of Egypt: Their World and Their Song. Earle Waugh. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1989.

The Hamadsha. Vincent Crapanzano. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1973.

Nuer Religion. E.E. Evans-Pritchard. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1956.

Bwiti: An Ethnography of the Religious Imagination in Africa. James W. Fernandez. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1982.

Divinity and Experience. G. Lienhardt. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1961.

Witchcraft and Sorcery in East Africa. John Middleton and E.H. Winter, eds. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1963.

 

 

Articles:

Trance Cure of the !Kung Bushmen. Richard B. Lee. In Health and the Human Condition, Michael H. Logan and Edward E. Hunt, Jr., eds. North Scituate, MA: Duxbury Press, 1978.

La Khalwatiyya en Egypte: Quelques aspects de la vie d'une confrérie. Ernst Bannerth. Mélanges de l'Institut Dominicain d'Etudes Orientales 8 (1964-66):1-74.

La Rifa'iyya en Egypte. Ernst Bannerth. Mélanges de l'Institut Dominicain d'Etudes Orientales 10 (1971):1-35.

Aspects humains de la Shadhiliyya en Egypte. Ernst Bannerth. Mélanges de l'Institut Dominicain d'Etudes Orientales 11 (1972):237-250.

Cairene Ziyara-days: A Contribution to the Study of Saint Veneration in Islam. Frederick de Jong. Die Welt des Islams 17(1976):26-43.

Some Factors in the Decline of the Sufi Orders in Modern Egypt. Michael Gilsenan. Muslim World 57(1967):11-18.

Devotion to the Prophet and His Family in Egyptian Sufism. Valerie J. Hoffman-Ladd. International Journal of Middle East Studies 24(1992):615-637.

Women, Saints, and Sanctuaries. Fatima Mernissi. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 3(1977):101-112.

Self, Spirit Possession, and World View: An Illustration from Egypt. Cynthia Nelson. The International Journal of Social Psychiatry 17(1971):194-209.

 

 

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