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The Resource Spirits, shamans, and stars : perspectives from South America, editors, David L. Browman, Ronald A. Schwarz

Spirits, shamans, and stars : perspectives from South America, editors, David L. Browman, Ronald A. Schwarz

Label
Spirits, shamans, and stars : perspectives from South America
Title
Spirits, shamans, and stars
Title remainder
perspectives from South America
Statement of responsibility
editors, David L. Browman, Ronald A. Schwarz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Dewey number
306/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Browman, David L
  • Schwarz, Ronald A
  • International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences
Series statement
World anthropology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of South America
  • Indians of South America
  • Shamanism
Label
Spirits, shamans, and stars : perspectives from South America, editors, David L. Browman, Ronald A. Schwarz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The papers in this volume are an extension of the session Sociocultural Development and Economic Patterns in the Andes, held during the IXth International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, September 1973."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • ""General Editorâ€?s Preface""; ""Preface""; ""General Introduction: “A Little Glass of Rumâ€?""; ""PART ONE: PERSPECTIVES ON PSYCHOTROPIC DRUGS""; ""Introduction""; ""Magico-Religious Use of Tobacco Among South American Indians""; ""Coca and Popular Medicine in Peru: An Historical Analysis of Attitudes""; ""Was Espingo (Ispincu) of Psychotropic and Intoxicating Importance for the Shamans in Peru?""; ""Yagé Among the Siona: Cultural Patterns in Visions""; ""PART TWO: MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY""; ""Introduction""; ""Social and Medical Aspects of the Use of Cannabis in Brazil""
  • ""Shamanism Among the Avá-Chiripá""""Effect of Rural-Urban Migration on Beliefs and Attitudes Toward Disease and Medicine in Southern Peru""; ""Learning of Psychodynamics, History, and Diagnosis Management Therapy by a Kali Cult Indigenous Healer in Guiana""; ""Effects of Behavioral and Ecological Variations upon the Incidence of Parasitic Disease Among la Gente of ConceptiÃ3n, Peru""; ""PART THREE: SPIRITS, STRUCTURES, AND STARS""; ""Introduction""; ""Body and Spirit Among the Sanumá (Yanoama) of North Brazil""; ""A Peruvian Curanderoâ€?s Séance: Power and Balance""
  • ""Creative Process in Ritual Art: Piaroa Indians, Venezuela""""Not in Ourselves, But in Our Stars""; ""Biographical Notes""; ""Index of Names""; ""Index of Subjects""
Control code
ocn811374427
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 276 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110821031
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811374427
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Spirits, shamans, and stars : perspectives from South America, editors, David L. Browman, Ronald A. Schwarz
Publication
Note
"The papers in this volume are an extension of the session Sociocultural Development and Economic Patterns in the Andes, held during the IXth International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, September 1973."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • ""General Editorâ€?s Preface""; ""Preface""; ""General Introduction: “A Little Glass of Rumâ€?""; ""PART ONE: PERSPECTIVES ON PSYCHOTROPIC DRUGS""; ""Introduction""; ""Magico-Religious Use of Tobacco Among South American Indians""; ""Coca and Popular Medicine in Peru: An Historical Analysis of Attitudes""; ""Was Espingo (Ispincu) of Psychotropic and Intoxicating Importance for the Shamans in Peru?""; ""Yagé Among the Siona: Cultural Patterns in Visions""; ""PART TWO: MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY""; ""Introduction""; ""Social and Medical Aspects of the Use of Cannabis in Brazil""
  • ""Shamanism Among the Avá-Chiripá""""Effect of Rural-Urban Migration on Beliefs and Attitudes Toward Disease and Medicine in Southern Peru""; ""Learning of Psychodynamics, History, and Diagnosis Management Therapy by a Kali Cult Indigenous Healer in Guiana""; ""Effects of Behavioral and Ecological Variations upon the Incidence of Parasitic Disease Among la Gente of ConceptiÃ3n, Peru""; ""PART THREE: SPIRITS, STRUCTURES, AND STARS""; ""Introduction""; ""Body and Spirit Among the Sanumá (Yanoama) of North Brazil""; ""A Peruvian Curanderoâ€?s Séance: Power and Balance""
  • ""Creative Process in Ritual Art: Piaroa Indians, Venezuela""""Not in Ourselves, But in Our Stars""; ""Biographical Notes""; ""Index of Names""; ""Index of Subjects""
Control code
ocn811374427
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 276 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110821031
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811374427
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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