Shamans and Religion An Anthropological Exploration in Critical Thinking

ISBN-10: 1577661621
ISBN-13: 9781577661627
Edition: 2000
Authors: Alice Beck Kehoe
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Book details

List price: $17.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Waveland Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 125
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Real Shamans
Siberian Shamans, Then and Now
Siberian History and Shamans
Understanding Religion from an Anthropological Perspective
An Anthropological Perspective on Religion
"Religion" from a Non-Western Perspective
An Anthropological View of Shamans
New Age Religions from an Anthropological View
Summary: What--in this context--is Religion?
The Idea of the Shaman
Armchair Scholars versus Field Researchers
Religion or Genes?
Shamans Everywhere?
Trance and Mysticism
Healing with Spirits
The King's Touch
Use of Drugs
Circumboreal (Northern Forests) Elements
Charisma
The Particular and the General
Shaman Painters?
Territorial Markers
Cave Art
Overview
Selling "Shamanic Journeys"
Michael Harner's "Way of the Shaman"
Neo-shamanism
The Problem with Selling Non-Western Spirituality
Deafening Silence
Civilization and Its Other
Finding Healing
Conclusion
Sources
References
Additional Readings
Index

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