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Title Exodus! : heirs and pioneers, Rastafari return to Ethiopia / Giulia Bonacci ; translated by Antoinette Tidjani Alou ; foreword by Elikia M'Bokolo.
Author Bonacci, Giulia, author.
Publication Kingston, Jamaica : The University of the West Indies Press, 2015.
Description xxii, 482 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Note "First published in 2010 as 'Exodus! : l'histoire du retour des Rastarfariens en Ethiopie'. This edition has been translated and published under licence from Editions L'Harmattan"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes discography (pages 435-441), bibliographical references (pages 443-465), and index.
Contents The ideological and social roots of the return to Ethiopia. Sailing against the tide : going back to Africa -- Sources and contours of Ethiopianism -- First steps of the return to Shashemene -- The Rastafari movement and the return to Ethiopia. Jamaica :the political and religious stakes of the return to Ethiopia -- Organizing and centralizing the Ethiopian nation -- The internationalization and diversity of the arrivals in Shashemene -- The "true" Ethiopians in Shashemene. In the heart of the Ethiopianempire -- Revolution and reforms in Shashemene -- Shashemene at the age of "development' -- Appendix 1 : versions of the Ethiopian prayer -- Appendix 2 : versions of the "Universal Ethiopian anthem" -- Appendix 3 : Tsegaye Guebre Medhin, "Home coming son."
Note In English, translated from the French.
Subject Rastafarians -- Ethiopia -- Shashemen -- History.
Rastafari movement -- Ethiopia -- History.
Rastafari movement. (OCoLC)fst01090216
Rastafarians. (OCoLC)fst01737911
Ethiopia. (OCoLC)fst01205830
Ethiopia -- Shashemen. (OCoLC)fst01875850
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Addl. Author Alou, Antoinette Tidjani, translator.
M'Bokolo, Elikia, writer of foreword.
Addl. Title Exodus! English
Note Exodus : heirs and pioneers, Rastafari return to Ethiopia
ISBN 9789766405038
9766405034

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