Chamanismo y religión entre los ava-katu-ete
Miguel Alberto Bartolomé

Chamanismo y religión entre los ava-katu-ete

2. ed.

Published by Centro de Estudios Antropológicos, Universidad Católica in Asunción .
Written in Spanish.

About the Edition

"Interprets Ava Katu Ete myth cycle and its relation to ritual. Describes author's shamanic initiation and use of chants by shamans. Analyzes shamanic role of healer, healing techniques, and new role as intermediary between the community and the Paraguayan authorities. Important contribution to Guarani religiosity"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-176).
Rev. ed. of: Shamanismo y religión entre los avá-katú-eté del Paraguay. 1977.

Series Biblioteca paraguaya de antropología ;, vol. 11, Biblioteca paraguaya de antropología ;, v. 11.


Library of Congress F2679.2.C5 B37 1991

The Physical Object

Pagination 176 p. :
Number of pages 176

ID Numbers

Open Library OL1523639M
LC Control Number 93212496

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