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Women's medicine : the Zar-Bori cult in Africa and beyond

Author: I M Lewis; Sayyid Hurreiz; Ahmed Al-Safi
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©1991
Series: International African seminars, 5
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Uses historical, anthropological and psychiatric methods to explore the social history of the Zar-Bori spirit-healing cult and its significance for women in different places and times. It asks how  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: I M Lewis; Sayyid Hurreiz; Ahmed Al-Safi
ISBN: 0748602615 9780748602612
OCLC Number: 469990630
Description: x, 299 s
Series Title: International African seminars, 5
Responsibility: d. by I.M. Lewis, Ahmed Al-Safi and Sayyid Hurreiz

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