Spirits Shamans and Stars

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Spirits, Shamans, and Stars
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: David L. Browman, Ronald A. Schwarz
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

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Shamanism and the Eighteenth Century
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Gloria Flaherty
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-14 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Pursuing special experiences that take them to the brink of permanent madness or death, men and women in every age have "returned" to heal and comfort their fellow human beings--and these shamans have fascinated students of society from Herodotus to Mircea Eliade. Gloria Flaherty's book is about the first Western
Key Concepts in Drama and Performance
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Kenneth Pickering
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-06 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

An invaluable companion which enables the reader to acquire and understand a vocabulary for discussion and critical thinking on all aspects of the subject. The clear explanations of the concepts support students in their practical and theoretical explorations of the subjects and offer insights for research and reflective writing.
Architecture of First Societies
Language: en
Pages: 672
Authors: Mark M. Jarzombek
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-27 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

“This book is the most comprehensively global and critically sensitive synthesis of what we now know of the material and socio-cultural evolution of the so-called First Societies. Written by a distinguished architectural historian and theorist, this truly remarkable and indispensable study shows how the material culture of our forebears, from
An Encyclopedia of Shamanism Volume 1
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Christina Pratt
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-01 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

Shamanism can be defined as the practice of initiated shamans who are distinguished by their mastery of a range of altered states of consciousness. Shamanism arises from the actions the shaman takes in non-ordinary reality and the results of those actions in ordinary reality. It is not a religion, yet