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Author Berman, Michael
Title Divination and the Shamanic Story
Imprint Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher, 2008
©2008
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (236 pages)
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Note Intro -- TABLE OF CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- CHAPTER ONE -- CHAPTER TWO -- CHAPTER THREE -- CHAPTER FOUR -- CHAPTER FIVE -- CHAPTER SIX -- CHAPTER SEVEN -- CHAPTER EIGHT -- APPENDIX A -- APPENDIX B -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX
Stories have traditionally been classified as epics, myths, sagas, legends, folk tales, fairy tales, parables or fables. However, the definitions of the terms have a tendency to overlap, making it difficult to classify and categorize material. For this reason, a case can be made for the introduction of a new genre, termed the shamanic story - a story that has either been based on or inspired by a shamanic journey (a numinous experience in non-ordinary reality) or one that contains a number of..
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Link Print version: Berman, Michael Divination and the Shamanic Story Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher,c2008 9781847184672
Subject Shamanism.;Shamanism in literature.;Divination
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