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A hallucinogenic tea, laced with controversy : ayahuasca in the Amazon and the United States

Author: Marlene Dobkin de Rios; Róger Rumrrill
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008.
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One country's sacrament is another's illicit drug, as officials in South America and the United States are well aware. For centuries, a hallucinogenic tea made from a giant vine native to the Amazonian rainforest has been taken as a religious sacrament across several cultures in South America. Many spiritual leaders, shamans, and their followers consider the tea and its main component - ayahuasca - to be both  Read more...
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Dobkin de Rios, Marlene.
Hallucinogenic tea, laced with controversy.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008
(DLC) 2008008793
(OCoLC)212399934
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marlene Dobkin de Rios; Róger Rumrrill
ISBN: 9780313345432 0313345430
OCLC Number: 642207316
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (162 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Native use of ayahuasca --
Drug tourism --
The new shamans --
The União de Vegetal and the U.S. Supreme Court --
Globalization and the future of ayahuasca.
Responsibility: Marlene Dobkin de Rios and Roger Rumrrill.

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Ayahuasca, a hallucinogenic tea, is considered a sacrament in South America, but an illicit drug in the United States. This book looks at how these opposing views have caused heated legal battles,  Read more...

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