Not quite shamans : spirit worlds and political lives in northern Mongolia /

The forms of contemporary society and politics are often understood to be diametrically opposed to any expression of the supernatural; what happens when those forms are themselves regarded as manifestations of spirits and other occult phenomena? In Not Quite Shamans, Morten Axel Pedersen explores ho...

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Main Author: Pedersen, Morten Axel, 1969-
Format: eBook
Published: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2011.
Series:Culture and society after socialism.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Shamanic states
  • The shamanic predicament
  • Layered lands, layered minds
  • The shaman's two bodies
  • Mischievous souls.