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The Resource Shamanism and violence : power, repression and suffering in indigenous religious conflicts, edited by Diana Riboli [and] Davide Torri

Shamanism and violence : power, repression and suffering in indigenous religious conflicts, edited by Diana Riboli [and] Davide Torri

Label
Shamanism and violence : power, repression and suffering in indigenous religious conflicts
Title
Shamanism and violence
Title remainder
power, repression and suffering in indigenous religious conflicts
Statement of responsibility
edited by Diana Riboli [and] Davide Torri
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
201.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Riboli, Diana
Series statement
Vitality of indigenous religions
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  • Shamanism
  • Violence
  • Indigenous peoples
Label
Shamanism and violence : power, repression and suffering in indigenous religious conflicts, edited by Diana Riboli [and] Davide Torri
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published 2013 by Ashgate Publishing"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Dark and light shamanisms : themes of conflict, ambivalence and healing / Andrew J. Strathern and Pamela J. Stewart (Strathern) -- 2. Enchantment and destruction / Michael Oppitz -- 3. Shamans emerging from repression in Siberia : lightning rods of fear and hope / Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer -- 4. Experiences of Mongol shamans in China : victims and agents of violence / Peter Knecht -- 5. Variations of violence at the vital core of Chinese and Korean shamanic ritual worlds / Daniel A. Kister -- 6. Words of violence : a shamanic curse in a Sagay text / Galina Sychenko -- 7. Exorcism death in Virginia : on the misrepresentation of Korean shamans / Laurel Kendall -- 8. Contesting power, negotiating influence : Rai shamans and new religious movements in Eastern Napal / Alban von Stockhausen and Marion Wettstein -- 9. Between a rock and a hard place : Himalayan encounters with human and other-than-human opponents / Davide Torri -- 10. Of angry thunders, smelly intruders and human-tigers. Shamanic representations of violence and conflict in non-violent peoples : the Semang-Negrito (Malaysia) / Diana Riboli -- 11. Appendix : divine hunger, the cannibal war-machine / Neil L. Whitehead
Control code
ocn950005036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 176 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315608808
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)950005036
Label
Shamanism and violence : power, repression and suffering in indigenous religious conflicts, edited by Diana Riboli [and] Davide Torri
Publication
Note
"First published 2013 by Ashgate Publishing"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Dark and light shamanisms : themes of conflict, ambivalence and healing / Andrew J. Strathern and Pamela J. Stewart (Strathern) -- 2. Enchantment and destruction / Michael Oppitz -- 3. Shamans emerging from repression in Siberia : lightning rods of fear and hope / Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer -- 4. Experiences of Mongol shamans in China : victims and agents of violence / Peter Knecht -- 5. Variations of violence at the vital core of Chinese and Korean shamanic ritual worlds / Daniel A. Kister -- 6. Words of violence : a shamanic curse in a Sagay text / Galina Sychenko -- 7. Exorcism death in Virginia : on the misrepresentation of Korean shamans / Laurel Kendall -- 8. Contesting power, negotiating influence : Rai shamans and new religious movements in Eastern Napal / Alban von Stockhausen and Marion Wettstein -- 9. Between a rock and a hard place : Himalayan encounters with human and other-than-human opponents / Davide Torri -- 10. Of angry thunders, smelly intruders and human-tigers. Shamanic representations of violence and conflict in non-violent peoples : the Semang-Negrito (Malaysia) / Diana Riboli -- 11. Appendix : divine hunger, the cannibal war-machine / Neil L. Whitehead
Control code
ocn950005036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 176 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315608808
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)950005036

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