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dc.contributor.advisorAnderson, Carol S., 1958-
dc.contributor.authorSampson, Jesse T.
dc.description61 p.en_US
dc.description.abstractThe author analyzes the blending of sacred and sexual themes in the soul music of Sam Cooke, Marvin Gaye, and Al Green, and compares soul music to the Sufi poetry of Rumi and others to show how the erotic impulses of Soul Music and the spiritual aspects of Gospel Music can share the same transcendent, mystical elements.en_US
dc.publisherKalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofKalamazoo College Religion Senior Individualized Projects Collection
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSenior Individualized Projects. Religion.;
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder.
dc.titleTryin' to Get to Heaven That Way : Mysticism and Eroticism in Soul Musicen_US

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