The Resource The performance of healing, edited by Carol Laderman & Marina Roseman

The performance of healing, edited by Carol Laderman & Marina Roseman

Label
The performance of healing
Title
The performance of healing
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carol Laderman & Marina Roseman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
306.4/61
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR880
LC item number
.P38 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The performance of healing, edited by Carol Laderman & Marina Roseman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Introduction / Carol Laderman and Marina Roseman -- 1. Initiating Performance: The Story of Chini, a Korean Shaman / Laurel Kendall -- 2. On Failure and Performance: Throwing the Medium Out of the Seance / Edward Schieffelin -- 3. Imaginal Performance and Memory in Ritual Healing / Thomas J. Csordas -- 4. The Poetics of Healing in Malay Shamanistic Performances / Carol Laderman -- 5. Presence / Robert R. Desjarlais -- 6. Sounds and Things: Pulsations of Power in Songhay / Paul Stoller -- 7. The Meaning of Nonsense, the Poetics of Embodiment, and the Production of Power in Warao Healing / Charles L. Briggs -- 8. "Pure Products Go Crazy": Rainforest Healing in a Nation-state / Marina Roseman -- 9. From Diagnosis to Performance: Medical Practice and the Politics of Exchange in Kodi, West Sumba / Janet Hoskins -- 10. Dying as Medical Performance: The Oncologist as Charon / Megan Biesele and Robbie Davis-Floyd
Control code
000011796113
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
v, 330 p.
Isbn
9780415911993
Lccn
95024568
Other physical details
ill.
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.b17738131
System control number
  • C01108379268
  • (OCoLC)32859754

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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