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Author Humphrey, Caroline.

Title Shamans and elders : experience, knowledge and power among the Daur Mongols / Caroline Humphrey with Urgunge Onon
Published Oxford, New York : Clarendon Press, 1996


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  299.42 Hum/Sae  AVAILABLE
Description x, 396 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Series Oxford studies in social and cultural anthropology
Oxford studies in social and cultural anthropology.
Contents 1. Sketches of the World of Youth -- 2. In Daur Landscapes -- 3. Space and Time Beyond the Village -- 4. Male and Female Traditions in Ritual -- 5. Shamans and Shamanship -- 6. Shamans in Society and History -- 7. 'Shamanism' in Twentieth-Century History -- 8. Urgunge's Way
Analysis China
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 365-382
Subject Dagur (Chinese people) -- Religion.
Dagur (Chinese people) -- Rites and ceremonies.
Shamanism -- China -- Manchuria.
Shamanism -- China -- Manchuria.
Manchuria (China)
Manchuria (China) -- Religious life and customs.
Author Onon, Urgunge.
LC no. 96230468
ISBN 0198279418 (hard)
0198280688 (paperback)