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Spirits without Borders free pdf "Spirits without Borders" is an ethnographic study of the transnational and multicultural expansion of Vietnam's Mother Goddess Religion and its spirit possession ritual. The product of collaborative research by an American anthropologist and a Vietnamese folklorist, the work explores how and why the ritual spread from Vietnam to the US and back again, the impact of ritual transnationalism in both countries, and the current spread of the ritual to non-Vietnamese in the USA. aa

About Karen Fjelstad

Karen Fjelstad is a Lecturer in Anthropology at San Jose State University. Nguyen Thi Hien teaches at the Institute of Culture and Information Studies in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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Author : Karen Fjelstad
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 05 July 2011
ISBN : 0230119700
EAN : 9780230119703
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 230 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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