Anthropology | Shamanism and Spirit Possession
E307 | 27320 | Girshick


This course will provide an overview of anthropological approaches to
shamanism and other religious phenomena involving altered states of
consciousness. Special attention will be paid to the analysis of the
rituals in which these phenomena occur.

This course will be conducted as a seminar. Requirements include a
class presentation and paper, a research paper, and a final exam.