Conjuring Hope: Healing and Magic in Contemporary Russia

Conjuring Hope: Healing and Magic in Contemporary Russia

Notions of magic and healing have been changing over past years and are now understood as reflecting local ideas of power and agency, as well as structures of self, subjectivity and affect. This study focuses on contemporary urban Russia and, through exploring social conditions, conveys the experience of living that makes magic logical. By following people's own interpretations of the work of magic, the author succeeds in unraveling the logic of local practice and… (more)

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Publisher: Berghahn Books (December 01, 2005)

Collection: Epistemologies of Healing

Parent ISBN: 9781845450571

Page count: 272 pages

Language: English


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