Shamans of the Siberian Eskimos

Tein, Tassan S.
January 1994
Arctic Anthropology;1994, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p117
Academic Journal
Describes Siberian Eskimo shamanistic institutions and practices. How a person becomes a shaman; Social roles of shamans; Interrogation of body of deceased; Helping spirits of the shamans; Sorcery and ritual poisoning; Shaminism in the Soviet period.


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