Contemporary practices: Ethiopia

Boylston, T. 2016

“And to dust thou shall return” Death and the semiotics of remembrance in an Ethiopian Orthodox Christian village’, Material Religion, 11:3, 281-302.

Santime, S. 2019

‘Controversy and conflict over cemeteries and burials in Wolaita, South western Ethiopia’, International Journal of Sociology and Anthropology, 11:1, 1-17.


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