TITLE

Shamans of the Siberian Eskimos

AUTHOR(S)
Tein, Tassan S.
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
Arctic Anthropology;1994, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p117
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9411181415

 

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