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Record #187461:

Shamanism in Norse myth and magic: volume 1 / Clive Tolley.

Title: Shamanism in Norse myth and magic: volume 1 / Clive Tolley.
Author(s): Tolley, Clive.
Date: 2009.
Publisher: Helsinki: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia/Academia Scientiarum Fennica
Abstract: Presents main features of Siberian shamanism and compares with Norse sources. Examines Norse texts in detail to determine appropriateness of label "shamanism" to human and divine magical practices of pre-Christian Scandinavia, whose existence it is argued resides mainly in imaginative tradition of poets.
Keywords: 39 -- Ethnography.
398.22 -- Sagas and historic legends.
291.612 -- Shamanism.
291.13 -- Myths and mythology.
T -- Social anthropology and ethnography.
(*501) -- Russia (Federation).
(*55) -- European Arctic.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*55) : 291.612
ISBN: 9789514110283
SPRI record no.: 187461

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