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The Resource N/um tchai : the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen, by John Marshall, (electronic resource)

N/um tchai : the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen, by John Marshall, (electronic resource)

Label
N/um tchai : the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen
Title
N/um tchai
Title remainder
the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen
Statement of responsibility
by John Marshall
Title variation
  • Num tchai
  • Ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents a formalized Bushman curing ceremony in the Kalahari Desert area of South West Africa by showing an all-night n/um tchai (medicine dance) in which a number of men go into trance and exercise special curing powers. Divided into two parts: the first reviews and explains typical dance scenes; the second shows the ceremony without narration
Additional physical form
Previously released as DVD
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
This edition in English
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1932-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marshall, John
  • Bushman Film Studios
  • Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Runtime
20
Series statement
!Kung
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • !Kung (African people)
  • !Kung (African people)
  • Dance
  • Healing
Target audience
general
Label
N/um tchai : the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen, by John Marshall, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed Apr. 2, 2013)
Control code
ASP764978/ant1
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (20 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)849667063
Video recording format
other
Label
N/um tchai : the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen, by John Marshall, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed Apr. 2, 2013)
Control code
ASP764978/ant1
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (20 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)849667063
Video recording format
other

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