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Title:Bituma: preliminary notes on a healing movement among the Nkoya of Kaoma District and of Lusaka, Zambia
Author:Binsbergen, W.M.J.ISNI
Book title:Conference on the history of Central African religon
Geographic term:Zambia
Subjects:African religions
faith healing
External link:https://hdl.handle.net/1887/8916
Abstract:At present little is known of the two topics of which this paper is an intersection: the history and social organization of the Nkoya (one of the 'subject' tribes of Barotseland, Zambia) and Zambian possession cults, especially in the urban areas. Sections: the Nkoya - history of Bituma in Kaoma District - modern Bituma - Bituma among the Nkoya in Lusaka - conclusions. Bibliogr., map, notes.