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Unformatted text preview: • Women are more likely than men to be possessed o Alice Kehoe, Dody Giletti, Douglas Raybeck – physiological explanation o Erika Bourguignon – psychological explanation • Voodoo • Divination o Naskapi • Sacrifices Magic • Sorcery • witchcraft o Azande of Zaire, studied by Meyer Fortes o Beatrice Whiting Types of practitioners • Shamans • Sorcerers and witches 1 • Mediums • Priests Religion and adaptation • Hindus in India –the sacred cow Revitalization Movements • Ghost Dance • Seneca and the Religion of Handsome Lake • Cargo Cults o Peter Worsley o David Aberle 2...
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- Winter '06
- Anthropology, Erika Bourguignon, Anth 2A Lecture, trances Possession trance, Christians Non-possession trance, LECTURE NOTE MAKING