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Seance for a Sick Shaman

Carol Laderman

in Taming the Wind of Desire

Published by University of California Press

Published in print May 1991 | ISBN: 9780520069169
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520913707 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520069169.003.0007
Seance for a Sick Shaman

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This chapter presents a transcript of a séance, taped during its performance and translated by the author, which combined the exorcism of unsatisfied spirits with the strengthening of the shaman-patient's Winds.

Keywords: séance; transcript; exorcism; shaman; patient; Inner Winds

Chapter.  13055 words. 

Subjects: Anthropology

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