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6125 -- LANGER, ROBERT, RAOUL MOTIKA & MICHAEL URSINUS (Eds.)

Migration und Ritualtransfer. Religiöse Praxis der Aleviten, Jesiden und Nusairier zwischen Vorderem Orient und Westeuropa
(Heidelberger Studien zur Geschichte und Kultur des modernen Vorderen Orients 33)
Frankfurt/M.: Lang Verlag 2005
343 pp., Euro 56.50; ISBN 3-631-52426-9

Migration and ritual transfer. Religious praxis of the Alevites, Jesides and Nusairians
This book is the result of a conference of the same title in 2003 at Heidelberg University, and is part of a multi-disciplinary research project on Ôritual dynamics´ (SFB 619) funded by the German Research Council (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft).

Keywords: Alevites, Yezides, ritual, exile and ritual, festivals and ritual, Cem ritual, Ayin-i Cem, transfer of rituals

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