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Dialogues with the dead

Piers Vitebsky

Dialogues with the dead

the discussion of mortality among the Sora of eastern India

by Piers Vitebsky

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Savara (Indic people) -- Funeral customs and rites.,
  • Savara (Indic people) -- Religion.,
  • Bereavement.,
  • Savara (Indic people) -- Psychology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-281) and index.

    StatementPiers Vitebsky.
    SeriesCambridge studies in social and cultural anthropology ;, 88
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS432.S37 V58 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 294 p. :
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1704492M
    LC Control Number92005723

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