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The Resource Shamans in Asia, edited by Clark Chilson and Peter Knecht

Shamans in Asia, edited by Clark Chilson and Peter Knecht

Label
Shamans in Asia
Title
Shamans in Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Clark Chilson and Peter Knecht
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shamans are a central feature of many local religions throughout Asia. This title introduces the activities, worldviews, and lives of shamans in Siberia, China, Korea, Japan, Bangladesh and Pakistan
Dewey number
291.144/095
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chilson, Clark
  • Knecht, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Shamanism
Label
Shamans in Asia, edited by Clark Chilson and Peter Knecht
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Aspects of shamanism : an introduction / Peter Knecht -- The social significance of the shaman among the Chinese Reindeer-Evenki / F. Georg Heyne -- Shamanism in Bangladesh / Anwarul Karim -- A Hmong shaman's séance / Jean Mottin -- Chaesu kut : a Korean shamanistic performance / John A. Grim -- Miyako theology : shamans' interpretation of traditional beliefs / Takiguchi Naoko -- Liminal experiences of Miyako shamans : reading a shaman's diary / Takiguchi Naoko
Control code
ocm53880819
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 199 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203422649
Lccn
2002036961
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53880819
Label
Shamans in Asia, edited by Clark Chilson and Peter Knecht
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Aspects of shamanism : an introduction / Peter Knecht -- The social significance of the shaman among the Chinese Reindeer-Evenki / F. Georg Heyne -- Shamanism in Bangladesh / Anwarul Karim -- A Hmong shaman's séance / Jean Mottin -- Chaesu kut : a Korean shamanistic performance / John A. Grim -- Miyako theology : shamans' interpretation of traditional beliefs / Takiguchi Naoko -- Liminal experiences of Miyako shamans : reading a shaman's diary / Takiguchi Naoko
Control code
ocm53880819
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 199 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203422649
Lccn
2002036961
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53880819

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