From Garvey to Marley: Rastafari Theology

  title={From Garvey to Marley: Rastafari Theology},
  author={N. Erskine},
  • N. Erskine
  • Published 2005
  • Sociology
  • This history of the theology and rituals of Rastafarianism features the reggae rhythms of Bob Marley and the teachings and philosophy of Marcus Garvey, the black nationalist who motivated many of his fellow Jamaicans to embrace their African ancestral roots. Marley is the best known and most articulate exponent of the themes of race consciousness that provide the core of Rasta hermeneutics. Noel Leo Erskine - a trained theologian who was raised in the Jamaican village in which the Rastafarian… CONTINUE READING
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