The ecstatic body: notes on Shamanism and corporeity in Nepal

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10545/292110
Title:
The ecstatic body: notes on Shamanism and corporeity in Nepal
Authors:
Nicoletti, Martino
Abstract:
Based on a series of ethnographic and photographic investigations carried out in Nepal between 2000 and 2007, this essay analyses the role of the body and corporeity in Himalayan shamanism, with special reference to the ecstatic condition. The book is enriched by a considerable set of colour photos taken by the author.
Affiliation:
University of Derby, School of Art and Design
Publisher:
Vajra Publications - Kathmandu
Issue Date:
2008
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10545/292110
Type:
Book
Language:
en
ISBN:
978-9937506106
Sponsors:
Ev-K2-CNR Research Project; Italian Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Appears in Collections:
D-Marc

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorNicoletti, Martinoen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-05-17T08:07:22Z-
dc.date.available2013-05-17T08:07:22Z-
dc.date.issued2008-
dc.identifier.isbn978-9937506106-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10545/292110-
dc.description.abstractBased on a series of ethnographic and photographic investigations carried out in Nepal between 2000 and 2007, this essay analyses the role of the body and corporeity in Himalayan shamanism, with special reference to the ecstatic condition. The book is enriched by a considerable set of colour photos taken by the author.en_GB
dc.description.sponsorshipEv-K2-CNR Research Project; Italian Ministry for Foreign Affairsen_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherVajra Publications - Kathmanduen_GB
dc.subjectShamanismen_GB
dc.subjectHimalayan religionsen_GB
dc.subjectAnthropologyen_GB
dc.subjectEcstasyen_GB
dc.subjectRitualen_GB
dc.subjectNepalen_GB
dc.titleThe ecstatic body: notes on Shamanism and corporeity in Nepalen
dc.typeBooken
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Derby, School of Art and Designen_GB
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