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Neighbors, Strangers, Witches, and Culture-Heroes - a book by Rasmussen, Susan

Neighbors, Strangers, Witches, and Culture-Heroes

Ritual Powers of Smith/Artisans in Tuareg Society and Beyond

Neighbors, Strangers, Witches, and Culture-Heroes( )
Author: Rasmussen, Susan
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University Press of America, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $60.00
Book Description:

This book examines alleged "superhuman" powers associated with smith/artisans in five African societies. It discusses their ritual and social roles, mythico-histories, and changing relationships between specialists and patrons.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social
Technology & Engineering / Technical & Manufacturing Industries & Trades
Body, Mind & Spirit / Witchcraft
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.24 x 9.39 x 0.72 Inches
Book Weight:0.85 Pounds

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