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The Resource Ancient traditions : shamanism in central Asia and the Americas, Gary Seaman and Jane S. Day, editors

Ancient traditions : shamanism in central Asia and the Americas, Gary Seaman and Jane S. Day, editors

Label
Ancient traditions : shamanism in central Asia and the Americas
Title
Ancient traditions
Title remainder
shamanism in central Asia and the Americas
Statement of responsibility
Gary Seaman and Jane S. Day, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Seaman, Gary
  • Day, Jane Stevenson
  • Denver Museum of Natural History
  • Center for Visual Anthropology
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Shamanism
Label
Ancient traditions : shamanism in central Asia and the Americas, Gary Seaman and Jane S. Day, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers from a symposium held at the Denver Museum of Natural History, June 1989
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-299) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • "The Mara'akáme does and undoes" : persistence and change in Huichol Shamanism
  • Peter T. Furst
  • The dark emperor : central Asian origins in Chinese Shamanism
  • Gary Seaman
  • Shamans in traditional Tuvinian society
  • Vera P. Diakonova
  • The Shaman costume : image and myth
  • Larisa R. Pavlinskaya
  • The horse in Yakut Shaminism
  • Vladimir Diachenko
  • Introduction : an overview of Shamanism
  • Texts of Shamanistic invocations from Central Asia and Kazakhstan
  • Vladimir N. Basilov
  • Peter T. Furst
  • The attributes and power of the Shaman : a general description of the ecstatic care of the soul
  • Lawrence E. Sullivan
  • The cultural significance of tobacco use in South America
  • Johannes Wilbert
  • Shaminism in Santiago Atitlán, Guatemala
  • Robert S. Carlsen and Martin Prechtel
Control code
ocm42328644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585003962
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42328644
Label
Ancient traditions : shamanism in central Asia and the Americas, Gary Seaman and Jane S. Day, editors
Publication
Note
Papers from a symposium held at the Denver Museum of Natural History, June 1989
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-299) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • "The Mara'akáme does and undoes" : persistence and change in Huichol Shamanism
  • Peter T. Furst
  • The dark emperor : central Asian origins in Chinese Shamanism
  • Gary Seaman
  • Shamans in traditional Tuvinian society
  • Vera P. Diakonova
  • The Shaman costume : image and myth
  • Larisa R. Pavlinskaya
  • The horse in Yakut Shaminism
  • Vladimir Diachenko
  • Introduction : an overview of Shamanism
  • Texts of Shamanistic invocations from Central Asia and Kazakhstan
  • Vladimir N. Basilov
  • Peter T. Furst
  • The attributes and power of the Shaman : a general description of the ecstatic care of the soul
  • Lawrence E. Sullivan
  • The cultural significance of tobacco use in South America
  • Johannes Wilbert
  • Shaminism in Santiago Atitlán, Guatemala
  • Robert S. Carlsen and Martin Prechtel
Control code
ocm42328644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585003962
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42328644

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