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The Wetlands at Kaw 07152004

in Travels with Tooy

Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print December 2007 | ISBN: 9780226680583
Published online March 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226680576 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7208/chicago/9780226680576.003.0032
The Wetlands at Kaw 07152004

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This chapter focuses on the release of Tooy from prison and the resumption of his work in curing people with health problems and other problems. It describes Tooy's clients and the renovations made to his house. This chapter also discusses the author and Tooy gathering herbs, vines and other Saramaka ritual plants in the wetlands of Kaw.

Keywords: Tooy; release from prison; curing; Samaraka ritual plants; wetlands; Kaw

Chapter.  4444 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Anthropology of Religion

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