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Religion, altered states of consciousness, and social change. Edited by Erika Bourguignon.


Columbus, Ohio State University Press, 1973.
ISBN 0814201679

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Subjects Altered states of consciousness.
Bewustzijnstoestanden.
Consciousness.
Cross-culturele psychologie.
Psychology, Religious.
Religion and Psychology.
Religion and sociology.
Sects.
Social Change.
Sociale verandering.
Trance.
Description x, 389 pages illustrations 22 cm
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part I. Cross-cultural and comparative studies -- Societal correlates of possession trance in Sub-Saharan Africa / Lenora Greenbaum -- Possession trance in Sub-Saharan Africa : a descriptive analysis of fourteen societies / Lenora Greenbaum -- Social change, ecology, and spirit possession among the South African Nguni / Judith Gussler -- Part II. Field studies -- Spirit mediums in Palau : transformations in a traditional system / Anne P. Leonard -- Apostolics of Yucatán : a case study of a religious movement / Felicitas D. Goodman -- The Shakers of St. Vincent : a stable religion / Jeannette H. Henney -- Umbanda in São Paulo : religious innovation in a developing society / Esther Pressel -- Part III. Some conclusions -- An assessment of some comparisons and implications / Erika Bourguignon -- Epilogue -- Some notes on contemporary Americans and the irrational / Erika Bourguignon.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)416940
(OCoLC)ocm00416940
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WorldCat Identities Bourguignon, Erika, 1924-
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