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The Resource Ngoma : discourses of healing in central and southern Africa, John M. Janzen

Ngoma : discourses of healing in central and southern Africa, John M. Janzen

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Ngoma : discourses of healing in central and southern Africa
Title
Ngoma
Title remainder
discourses of healing in central and southern Africa
Statement of responsibility
John M. Janzen
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Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on his recent field research in Kinshasa, Dar-es-Salaam, Mbabane, and Capetown, Janzen reveals how ngoma transcends national and social boundaries
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N$T
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Comparative studies of health systems and medical care
Ngoma : discourses of healing in central and southern Africa, John M. Janzen
Label
Ngoma : discourses of healing in central and southern Africa, John M. Janzen
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1pph77
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-234) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Settings and Samples in African Cults of Affliction -- Identifying Ngoma Historical and Comparative Perspectives -- Core Features in Ngoma Therapy -- Doing Ngoma: The Texture of Personal Transformation -- How Ngoma Works: Of Codes and Consciousness -- How Ngoma Works: The Social Reproduction of Health
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Extent
1 online resource (xv, 241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520910850
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote

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