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How about Demons? How about Demons? : Possession and Exorcism in the Modern World Possession and Exorcism in the Modern World

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"Quite an interesting book... " -Religious Studies Review"It is by far superior to anything else on demons we have seen in the past few years." -The American Rationalist..". Goodman is to be commended for a stimulating and wide-reaching treatment of a compelling and much-debated subject." -Journal of Folklore ResearchRich in detail derived from the author's fieldwork and the anthropological literature, this work paints a picture of possession as one of the usually positive and most widespread of human religious experiences. It also details the ritual of exorcism, which is applied when things go wrong.
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  • Electronic book text | 165 pages
  • United States
  • English
  • 025301462X
  • 9780253014627

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