The Resource A different medicine : postcolonial healing in the Native American Church, Joseph D. Calabrese, (electronic resource)

A different medicine : postcolonial healing in the Native American Church, Joseph D. Calabrese, (electronic resource)

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A different medicine : postcolonial healing in the Native American Church
Title
A different medicine
Title remainder
postcolonial healing in the Native American Church
Statement of responsibility
Joseph D. Calabrese
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 'A Different Medicine', Joseph Calabrese presents a case study that challenges many deeply ingrained cultural assumptions and attempts to mediate a centuries-old clash of cultural paradigms. The book explores a controversial Native American ritual and healthcare practice: ceremonial consumption of the psychedelic Peyote cactus in the context of a postcolonial healing movement called the Native American Church. Calabrese argues against the War on Drugs and the Supreme Court decision that jeopardized the right of Native Americans to use this medicine. He urges us to recognize the multiplicity of the normal and the therapeutic
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Calabrese, Joseph D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.R3
LC item number
C35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Oxford Scholarship Online
  • Oxford University Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Native American Church of North America
  • Peyotism
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Navajo Indians
  • Navajo Indians
  • Navajo Indians
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specialized
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A different medicine : postcolonial healing in the Native American Church, Joseph D. Calabrese, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 234 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199345670
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ill.
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remote
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(StDuBDS)EDZ0000130542
Label
A different medicine : postcolonial healing in the Native American Church, Joseph D. Calabrese, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 234 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199345670
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(StDuBDS)EDZ0000130542

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