Possessing Spirits and Healing Selves

  • Palgrave Macmillan
  • 2019
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  • English
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  • 9781137409607
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Spirit possession involves the displacement of a human's conscious self by a powerful other who temporarily occupies the human's body. Here, Seligman shows that spirit possession represents a site for understanding fundamental aspects of human experience, especially those involved with interactions among meaning, embodiment, and subjectivity.