BN.com Gift Guide

Soul and Native Americans

Overview

The great study of the religious and shamanic belief systems among North America's indigenous peoples.

Here is the first great study of the religious and shamanic belief in soul among North America's indigenous peoples. This is a unique and intelligent work important for any archetypal library focused on soul or interested in the neolithic cultures which have become so de rigueur today.

Read ...
See more details below
Paperback (Abridged)
$19.88
BN.com price
(Save 17%)$24.00 List Price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (19) from $2.39   
  • New (11) from $14.62   
  • Used (8) from $2.39   
Sending request ...

Overview

The great study of the religious and shamanic belief systems among North America's indigenous peoples.

Here is the first great study of the religious and shamanic belief in soul among North America's indigenous peoples. This is a unique and intelligent work important for any archetypal library focused on soul or interested in the neolithic cultures which have become so de rigueur today.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780882142234
  • Publisher: Spring
  • Publication date: 4/2/1998
  • Series: Dunquin Series
  • Edition description: Abridged
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 5.98 (w) x 8.93 (h) x 0.74 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Introductory Remarks 1
Ch. 1 Soul Dualism 10
Ch. 2 Soul Dualism in Northwest North America 14
Ch. 3 Soul Dualism in Eastern North America 22
Ch. 4 The Mound Builder Peoples 30
Ch. 5 Soul Dualism in the West and Northern Mexico 37
Ch. 6 The Life-soul 49
Ch. 7 The Breath-soul in Speculative Belief 63
Ch. 8 The Ego-soul 76
Ch. 9 The Free-soul 94
Ch. 10 Mystical Extensions 122
Ch. 11 The External Soul 146
Ch. 12 The Nagual and the Guardian Spirit 153
Ch. 13 Preexistence and Incarnation 163
Ch. 14 Various Body Souls 177
Ch. 15 Interplay Between the Souls 186
Ch. 16 Soul Loss and Death 193
Ch. 17 The Soul After Death 204
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)