Shamans Sorcerers And Saints

Author: Brian Hayden
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
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Hayden opens his book with an examination of the difference between traditional religions, which are passed on through generations orally or experientially, and more modern “book” religions, which are based on some form of scripture ...

The Power Of Feasts

Author: Brian Hayden
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107042992
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In this book, Brian Hayden provides the first comprehensive, theoretical work on the history of feasting in societies ranging from the prehistoric to the modern.

Evolution And The Emergent Self

Author: Raymond L. Neubauer
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231521685
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I. Tattersall, “The Dual Origin of Modern Humanity,” Collegium Antropologicum 28
(2004): 77–85; Brian Hayden, Shamans, Sorcerers, and Saints: A Prehistory of
Religion (Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 2003). 3. A. Nowell, “From a
Paleolithic Art to Pleistocene Visual Cultures (Introduction to Two Special Issues
on 'Advances in the Study of Pleistocene Imagery and Symbol Use'),” Journal of
Archaeological Method and Theory 13, no. 4 (2006): 239–249. 4. Steven J.
Mithen ...

Pagan Britain

Author: Ronald Hutton
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300198582
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... London, Batsford, 1997, 91–5; Ian Tattersall and Jeffrey H. Schwartz, Extinct
Humans, Boulder, CO, Westview, 2000, 215–47: Brian Hayden, Shamans,
Sorcerers and Saints, Washington DC, Smithsonian, 2003, 88–166; Francesco D'
Errico, 'Archaeological Evidence for the Emergence of Language, Symbolism
and Music', World Archaeology, 17 (2003), 1–70; Timothy Insoll, Archaeology,
Ritual, Religion, London, Routledge, 2004, 24–7; Chris Stringer, 11. 12. 13. 14.
15. 16. 17. 18.

Mortal Rituals

Author: Matt J. Rossano
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231535465
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London: Blackwell. Harris, P. L., & Gimenez, M. (2005). Children's acceptance of
conflicting testimony: The case of death. Journal of Cognition and Culture, 5, 143
–164. Harvey, G. (2000). Indigenous religions. London: Cassell. Hayden, B. (
2003). Shaman, sorcerers, and saints: A prehistory of religion. Washington, DC:
Smithsonian Books. Heinz, H.-J., and Lee, M. (1979). Namkwa: Life among the
bushmen Boston: Houghton-Mifflin. Henrich, J., Boyd, R., Bowles, S., Camerer, C.
, Fehr, ...

Feasting In Southeast Asia

Author: Brian Hayden
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The fundamentals of feasts -- Hill tribes in general -- The Akha : rife with feasts -- Tribal feasting in Vietnam -- Laotian tribal feasting -- The remarkable Torajan feasting complex -- The Sumban megalithic feasting complex -- Conclusions

Sultans Shamans And Saints

Author: Howard M. Federspiel
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
ISBN: 0824830520
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... he was once condemned to death for his extravagant religious claims, and
finally was assassinated when the ruler regarded him as no longer able to be
controlled.26 Local Customs and Islam Shamans, Saints, and Amulets Folk
beliefs among the Malays at the time of Islam's arrival revolved around the role of
the shaman (bomoh or dukun), where two different characters were evident. One
can differentiate between the healer and the sorcerer. The healer used a vast
array of herbs, ...

Sorcery And Shamanism

Author: Donald Joralemon
Publisher: University of Utah Press
ISBN: 9780874806403
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Most often it was a female client, rather than a male, who did not wait for Nilo's
prompting to identify an opponent in his transformed face. There are several
additional features of Nilo's game that merit attention. First, Nilo's speech
assumes the presence of more than his patient and him; he directly addresses
his herbs, sorcerers, saints, and other parties visible only to him. Second, Nilo
makes constant use of tag questions (e.g., "yes or no?"; "no, little mama?") to
check on the accuracy of ...

Envisioning Nature Science And Religion

Author: James D. Proctor
Publisher: Templeton Foundation Press
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Segerdahl et al., Kanzi's Primal Language. 17. According to Steven Mithen in The
Singing Neanderthals. 18. See Mithen, ibid., and B. Hayden, Shamans, Sorcerers
, and Saints. 19. V. Formicola and A. Buzhilova, " Double Child Burial from
Sunghir (Russia)." 20. R. White, posted on Institute for Ice Age Studies Website,
hrtp://wwwinsticeagestuclies .com/. 21. See Hayden, Shamans, Sorcerers, and
Saints, 149. 22. B. King, Being with Animals. 23. For a fuller account, see King,
Evolving ...