Shamans, Housewives and Other Restless Spirits Women in Korean Ritual Life

ISBN-10: 0824811429

ISBN-13: 9780824811426

Edition: 1987

Authors: Laurel Kendall

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¿This exceptionally well-written book is good reading, not only for specialists but also for beginning students interested in women, Korean culture, and shamanism.¿ ¿Journal of Asian Studies ¿Kendall maintains a closeness with and respect for her subject that keeps away the chill of academic distance and yet avoids sentimentality.¿ ¿Korean Quarterly, Spring 2001
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Book details

List price: $19.00
Copyright year: 1987
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
Publication date: 7/1/1987
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 248
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Prefacep. ix
A kut for the Ch&obreve;n Familyp. 1
Confucian Patriarchs and Spirited Womenp. 23
Enduring Pine Villagep. 39
Divine Connections: The Mansin and Her Clientsp. 54
Wood Imps, Ghosts, and Other Noxious Influencesp. 86
The Care and Feeding of Household Gods and Kindred Spiritsp. 113
The Care and Feeding of Ancestorsp. 144
Women's Ritesp. 164
Appendixes Notes Glossary Bibliography Indexp. 181
Appendixesp. 183
Notesp. 189
Glossaryp. 199
Bibliographyp. 213
Indexp. 223
About the Authorp. 229
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