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Boiling Energy : Community Healing among the Kalahari Kung

Boiling Energy : Community Healing among the Kalahari Kung - 82 edition

ISBN13: 978-0674077362

Cover of Boiling Energy : Community Healing among the Kalahari Kung 82 (ISBN 978-0674077362)
ISBN13: 978-0674077362
ISBN10: 0674077369
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 82
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Published: 1982
International: No

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Boiling Energy : Community Healing among the Kalahari Kung - 82 edition

ISBN13: 978-0674077362

Richard Katz

ISBN13: 978-0674077362
ISBN10: 0674077369
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 82
Publisher: Harvard University Press

Published: 1982
International: No
Summary

This account of the ancient healing dances practiced by the Kung people of southern Africa's Kalahari Desert includes vivid eyewitness descriptions of night-long healing dances and interviews with Kung healers.

Table of Contents

Foreword by Richard B. Lee

Acknowledgments Kung Who Speak in this Book

1. Starting Points

2. Kung Hunter-Gatherers

3. The Kung Approach to Healing

4. At a Healing Dance 5. Kinachau, a Traditional Healer

6. "The Death That Kills Us All"

7. Education for Healing

8. Career of the Healer

9. Female Perspectives

10. Toma Zho, a Healer in Transition

11. The Tradition of Sharing

12. Kau Dwa, a Strong Healer

13. Wa Na, a Healer among Healers

14. Psychological and Spiritual Growth

15. The Challenge of Change

16. A Final Meeting with Kinachau

17. "Tell Our Story to Your People" Orthography

Glossary

Bibliography

Index

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