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The World of Shamanism
The World of Shamanism
New Views of an Ancient Tradition

By: Roger Walsh
Imprint: Llewellyn
Specs: Trade Paperback | 9780738705750
English  |  336 pages | 8 x 9 x 1 IN
Pub Date: August 2007
Price: $19.95 US,  $22.95 CAN
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"As if on cue, just when I am beginning to think that shamanism is the ground from which all religions spring, along comes this book. I cannot imagine a book that would be more helpful to me in thinking through this important subject."
--Huston Smith, author of The World's Religions

"The World of Shamanism is unquestionably the most rounded compact introduction to shamanism, particularly the inner world of shamans, available today. A door-opening book for students of consciousness and spirituality."
--Georg Feuerstein, Ph.D., M.Litt.
Author of The Yoga Tradition

"The World of Shamanism is unique in bringing together the full range of anthropological, psychological, and psychiatric literature on this vital subject. It does so with admirable scholarship yet still manages to be sensitive and clear."
--Christie W. Kiefer, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of California at San Francisco

"The World of Shamanism is eminently useful and inspiring.  A brilliant integrative work that pushes the frontiers of consciousness in insightful, practical, and powerful ways."
-Angeles Arrien, Ph.D.
Cultural Anthropologist and author of The Four-Fold Way and The Second Half of Life

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