Shamanism: archaic techniques of ecstasy

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Routledge & K. Pauk, 1964 - Shamanism - 610 pages
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Review: Shamanism: Archaic Techniques of Ecstasy (Bollingen)

User Review  - Jamie Campbell - Goodreads

This was my introduction to Shamanism and will forever have a place in my heart. I picked up a copy of this at 13 and feel forever changed. At times, I found the material dense, but I've since grown into the incredible boldness that Eliade brings to the subject matter. Read full review

Review: Shamanism: Archaic Techniques of Ecstasy (Bollingen)

User Review  - Duane Bowker - Goodreads

I got ahold of this book through inter-library loan from Monmouth University and really just skimmed through most of it. It provides a detailed account of different shamanistic beliefs and practices ... Read full review

Contents

Approaches 3The Bestowal of Shamanic Powers 18
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Recruiting among the Tungus 17 Recruiting among
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Initiatory Sicknesses and Dreams
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