Body and Emotion (Kobo eBook)

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Body and Emotion is a study of the relationship between culture and emotional distress, an examination of the cultural forces that influence, make sense of, and heal severe pain and malaise. In order to investigate this relationship, Robert R. Desjarlais served as an apprentice healer among the Yolmo Sherpa, a Tibetan Buddhist people who reside in the Helambu region of north-central Nepal.

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ISBN-13: 9780812206425
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Publication Date: September 16th, 2011
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