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Volume 25, Number 1, 2003 Négocier la transcendance / Negotiating Transcendence

Table of contents (22 articles)


  1. Negotiating Transcendence
  2. Négocier la transcendance
  3. Faire des bonds fait-il voler l’âme ? De l’acte rituel en Sibérie chamaniste
  4. Hegel on “Negotiating Transcendence”
  5. Art as a Way of Knowledge
  6. Façonner la divinité en soi : à la recherche d’un lieu d’énonciation
  7. Moral Mediums: Spirit-Writing and the Cultural Construction of Chinese Spirit-Mediumship
  8. Locating Transcendence in Japanese Minzoku Geinô: Yamabushi and Miko Kagura

Article hors thème / Open Topic Article

  1. « Carnaval » et « Décarnaval » ou la culture irréversible : expérience de terrain pendant le Carnaval de Québec Kellogg’s, 1998-2000
  2. Les défis de l’identité : étude sur la problématique de l’identité dans la période post-communiste en Roumanie

Comptes rendus / Reviews

  1. Nuvisavik: The Place Where We Weave. By Maria Von Finckenstein, editor. (Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2002. Pp. x + 206, ISBN 0-7735-2335-9, pbk.)
  2. Monsters: Evil Beings, Mythical Beasts, and All Manner of Imaginary Terrors. By David D. Gilmore. (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2003. Pp. xiv + 210, preface, references, index, black/white illustrations and photographs, ISBN 0-8122-3702-1, cloth.)
  3. The Bedesman and the Hodbearer: The Epistolary Friendship of Francis James Child and William Walker. Edited and Introduced by Mary Ellen Brown. (Aberdeen: Aberdeen University Press for the Elphinstone Institute, 2001. Pp. 117, ISBN 1-85752-299-0, pbk.)
  4. The Pilgrim Jubilees. By Alan Young. (Jackson: Mississippi University Press, 2001. Pp. xi+287, list of Pilgrim Jubilee recordings, notes, index, insert containing black/white photographs, ISBN 1-57806-416-3 pbk.)
  5. Recentering Anglo/American Folksong: Sea Crabs and Wicked Youths. By Roger de V. Renwick. (Jackson: University of Mississippi Press, 2001. Pp. xvi + 183, works cited, general index, singer index, song index, ISBN 1-57806-393-0, cloth.)
  6. The Heavens are Changing: Nineteenth-Century Protestant Missions and Tsimshian Christianity. By Susan Neylan. (Native & Northern Series 31. Montréal: McGill-Queens University Press, 2003, $ 76,00. Pp. xvii + 401, ill., photographs, diagrams, maps, ISBN 0-7735-2327-8, cloth.)
  7. The ’Hood Comes First: Race, Space, and Place in Rap and Hip-Hop. By Murray Forman. (Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press, 2002. Pp. xxvii + 387, ISBN 0-8195-6397-8, pbk.)
  8. The Dynamics of Outport Furniture Design: Adaptation and Culture. By Walter W. Peddle. (Hull: Canadian Museum of Civilization, Mercury Series History Division Paper 51, 2002. Pp. viii + 169, abstract/résumé, bibliography, photographs, ISBN 0-660-18802-3, pbk.)
  9. The Heart of Cape Breton: Fiddle Music Recorded Live Along the Ceilidh Trail. Compiled, produced and annotated by Burt Feintuch. Recorded and mixed by Pete Reiniger. (Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40491, 2002, one compact disc and pp. 34 notes booklet).
  10. Bijoux à secrets. Par Patrizia Ciambelli (Paris : Éditions de la Maison des sciences de l’homme, Collection Ethnologie de la France, 2002. 144p., ISBN 2-73510945-3)
  11. Comment l’esprit vient aux objets. Par Serge Tisseron. (Paris : Éditions Aubier, 1999. Pp. 231, ISBN 2-7007-2407-0)

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