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The Resource War and shadows : the haunting of Vietnam, Mai Lan Gustafsson

War and shadows : the haunting of Vietnam, Mai Lan Gustafsson

Label
War and shadows : the haunting of Vietnam
Title
War and shadows
Title remainder
the haunting of Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
Mai Lan Gustafsson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author's rich ethnographic research in Vietnam allows her to bring readers into the world of spirit possession, focusing on the source of pain, the physical and mental anguish the spirits bring, and various attempts to ameliorate their anger through ritual offering and the intervention of mediums
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gustafsson, Mai Lan
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cornell paperbacks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spiritualism
  • Spirit possession
  • Spiritual healing and spiritualism
  • Ghosts
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • War and society
  • Religion and state
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Battle casualties
  • Ghosts
  • Psychological aspects
  • Religion and state
  • Spirit possession
  • Spiritual healing and spiritualism
  • Spiritualism
  • War and society
  • Vietnam
  • Auswirkung
  • Geisterglaube
  • Psychologie
  • Vietnamkrieg
  • Religion et État
  • Viet-Nam
  • Guerre du Vietnam (1961-1975)
  • Guerre du Vietnam (1961-1975)
  • Guerre du Vietnam (1961-1975)
  • Fantômes
  • Possession (anthropologie)
  • Medecine et esoterisme
  • Spiritisme
  • Vietnamkriget 1961-1975
  • Vietnam
Label
War and shadows : the haunting of Vietnam, Mai Lan Gustafsson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The problem -- Foundations -- Revelations -- The living and the dead -- Afterlives -- Problem solving -- "Superstition" in a secular state -- Revivals -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn726824250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 206 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801458699
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7591/9780801458699
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4s24n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)726824250
Label
War and shadows : the haunting of Vietnam, Mai Lan Gustafsson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The problem -- Foundations -- Revelations -- The living and the dead -- Afterlives -- Problem solving -- "Superstition" in a secular state -- Revivals -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn726824250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 206 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801458699
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7591/9780801458699
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4s24n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)726824250

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