The Resource Magical death, Pennsylvania State University ; directed by Napoleon A. Chagnon, (videorecording)

Magical death, Pennsylvania State University ; directed by Napoleon A. Chagnon, (videorecording)

Label
Magical death
Title
Magical death
Statement of responsibility
Pennsylvania State University ; directed by Napoleon A. Chagnon
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • sai
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The film is a vivid portrayal of shamanic activity, as well as an exploration of the close connection between politics and shamanism in Yanomamo culture
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Napoleon A. Chagnon ; editor, Craig Johnson
Language note
Yanomamo dialogue with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Narrated by Napoleon A. Chagnon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chagnon, Napoleon A.
  • Asch, Timothy
  • Pennsylvania State University
Runtime
29
Series statement
Yanomamo series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yanomamo Indians
  • Shamanism
  • Shamanism
  • Documentary films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Magical death, Pennsylvania State University ; directed by Napoleon A. Chagnon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "By Timothy Asch & Napoleon Chagnon"--Container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture by Pennsylvania State University in 1973
  • Part of the anthropological component in a multidisciplinary study of the Yanomamo Indians directed by James V. Neel
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn244937299
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 29 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244937299
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Magical death, Pennsylvania State University ; directed by Napoleon A. Chagnon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "By Timothy Asch & Napoleon Chagnon"--Container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture by Pennsylvania State University in 1973
  • Part of the anthropological component in a multidisciplinary study of the Yanomamo Indians directed by James V. Neel
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn244937299
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 29 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244937299
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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