Time and the Highland Maya [Paperback] [] Revised Ed. Barbara Tedlock. Paperback Time and the highland Maya by Barbara Tedlock (). Barbara Tedlock, Ph.D., is the granddaughter of an Ojibwe midwife and herbalist and was trained and initiated as a shaman by the K’iche’ Maya of highland. A distinguished anthropologist–who is also an initiated shaman–reveals the long -hidden female roots of the world’s oldest form of religion.

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American Ethnologist, August,review of Dreaming, p. After Tedlock, no one will ever again be able to portray shamanism as a male enterprise.

The Woman in the Shaman’s Body – Barbara Tedlock

The group discussions were especially helpful. Tedlock supported my idea to explore imaging technology to “read” Mayan codices which were too damaged to be opened.

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They thenceforth taught her to practice as a healer herself. And these are the arts of women. Reducing our use of resources with Earth conscious shipping and packaging practices. Shipping costs are calculated in the barara cart or at checkout.

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The Woman in the Shaman’s Body

Barbara Tedlock is an anthropologist, as well as the granddaughter of an Ojibwe midwife and herbalist. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Once deleted, we can’t bring it back. If the actual international shipping fee is lower than the estimate we will narbara credit your payment method the difference. Tedlock combines firsthand accounts of her own training among the Maya of Guatemala with the rich record of women warriors and hunters, spiritual guides, and prophets from many cultures tevlock times.

This is the pattern in advanced anthropology today.

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Tedlock’s skills as an observer and interpreter of Zuni thought and behavior are demonstrated in brilliant chapters on hunting, clowning, and ritual practice and in a superb description of Shalako.

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Cite this article Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography. All our products support at garbara one of the following: Women’s Review of Books critic Serenity Young concluded that the author “has written an important, readable book that combines the argumentative intellectual reasoning of the scholar with the intuitive emotional reasoning of the shaman. Never thought this might happen!

She is the worst professor I have ever had.