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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

Label
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
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Janzen, John M
Government publication
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Traditional medicine
  • Traditional medicine
  • Healing
  • Healing
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Ceremonial Behavior
  • Medicine, Traditional
  • Mental Healing
  • Africa, Central
  • Africa, Southern
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Healing
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Traditional medicine
  • Africa, Central
  • Africa, Southern
  • Volksgeneeskunde
  • Afrika
  • Volksmedizin
  • Heilung
  • Ritual
  • Zentralafrika
  • South Africa
  • Ethnomédecine
  • Ethnomédecine
  • Guérison Afrique (sud)
  • Guérison
  • Rites et cérémonies
  • Rites et cérémonies
Label
Ngoma : discourses of healing in central and southern Africa, John M. Janzen
Instantiates
Publication
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
Control code
ocm43476558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282356405
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsxz14
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476558
Label
Ngoma : discourses of healing in central and southern Africa, John M. Janzen
Publication
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
Control code
ocm43476558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282356405
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsxz14
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476558

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