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Body-Soul Dialectics: Human Rebirth Beliefs

Rane Willerslev

in Soul Hunters: Hunting, Animism, and Personhood among the Siberian Yukaghirs

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520252165
eISBN:
9780520941007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252165.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter discusses reincarnation, but focuses on its implications for relations within the human life world, and demonstrates how reincarnation is important as a model for dealing with grief. ... More


Making the Dead Modern

Erik Mueggler

in Songs for Dead Parents: Corpse, Text, and World in Southwest China

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226483382
eISBN:
9780226483412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226483412.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

Chapter 4 compares funeral laments in Júzò, a Tibeto-Burman-speaking community in Yunnan Province, from two periods: the early 1990s, after ritual revitalization was thoroughly underway, and 2011, ... More


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