Holy Wind In Navajo Philosophy

Holy Wind In Navajo Philosophy

by James Kale McNeley
     
 

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The author has written a well-documented book on the Navajo concept of personality. . . . Holy Wind gives life, movement, thought, speech, and behavior and links the Navajo soul to the immanent powers of the universe. . . . A valuable case study. —Journal of Psychology & Theology

"An admirable volume . . . it illustrates how much we can learn about

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The author has written a well-documented book on the Navajo concept of personality. . . . Holy Wind gives life, movement, thought, speech, and behavior and links the Navajo soul to the immanent powers of the universe. . . . A valuable case study. —Journal of Psychology & Theology

"An admirable volume . . . it illustrates how much we can learn about the importance of poetry as a fundamental activity by investigating the traditions of what should be acknowledged as the New World's unique classical past." —New Scholar

"This book is a fascinating analysis of what obviously is a central dimension in the traditional Navajo awareness of life." —New Mexico Historical Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816507245
Publisher:
University of Arizona Press
Publication date:
03/01/1981
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
115
Sales rank:
843,408
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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