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The Resource Alice Lakwena and the Holy Spirits : War in Northern Uganda, 1985-97, (electronic resource)

Alice Lakwena and the Holy Spirits : War in Northern Uganda, 1985-97, (electronic resource)

Label
Alice Lakwena and the Holy Spirits : War in Northern Uganda, 1985-97
Title
Alice Lakwena and the Holy Spirits
Title remainder
War in Northern Uganda, 1985-97
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In August 1986, Alice Auma, a young Acholi woman in northern Uganda, proclaiming herself under the orders of a Christian spirit named Lakwena, raised an army called the ""Holy Spirit Mobile Forces.""
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Behrend, Heike
Dewey number
299.69761
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Eastern African Studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Auma, Alice
  • Acholi (African people)
  • Religion and politics
  • Spiritualism
Label
Alice Lakwena and the Holy Spirits : War in Northern Uganda, 1985-97, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Series Page; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures & Tables; Preface; Foreword; 1. The Troubles of an Anthropologist; 2. The History & Ethnogenesis of the Acholi; 3. The Crisis; 4. The War of the Holy Spirit Mobile Forces; 5. The Holy Spirit Movement as a Regional Cult; 6. The March on Kampala; 7. The History of Religions in Acholi; 8. Alice & the Spirits; 9. The Texts of the Holy Spirit Movement; 10. The War in Acholi, 1987-96; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn993771745
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821445709
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)993771745
Label
Alice Lakwena and the Holy Spirits : War in Northern Uganda, 1985-97, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Series Page; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures & Tables; Preface; Foreword; 1. The Troubles of an Anthropologist; 2. The History & Ethnogenesis of the Acholi; 3. The Crisis; 4. The War of the Holy Spirit Mobile Forces; 5. The Holy Spirit Movement as a Regional Cult; 6. The March on Kampala; 7. The History of Religions in Acholi; 8. Alice & the Spirits; 9. The Texts of the Holy Spirit Movement; 10. The War in Acholi, 1987-96; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn993771745
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821445709
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)993771745

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