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  1. Fertile Disorder: Spirit Possession and Its Provocation of the Modern. Ram, Kalpana. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2013. 276 Pp. ISBN: 978‐0824836306, $57. [REVIEW]Nadia Augustyniak - 2017 - Anthropology of Consciousness 28 (1):99-101.
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  2. Fatalism, the Self, Intentionality, and Signs of Ill Portent in Quintana Roo, Mexico.Robey Callahan - 2017 - Anthropology of Consciousness 28 (1):69-95.
    Severe illnesses and sudden deaths are all too common occurrences in the lives of the Maya of the Yucatán Peninsula, so it is perhaps no surprise that, as a people, they tend to be rather fatalistic. Maya fatalism finds one of its most prominent expressions in the tamax chi'—a type of omen that speaks of impending suffering, usually of a terminal nature, for a member of one's close family. In terms of components and mechanics, however, a tamax chi' is actually (...)
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  3. Fly Fishing as Religion: Literature as a Form of Public Consciousness.Wayne Fife - 2017 - Anthropology of Consciousness 28 (1):7-30.
    Focusing on the question of how to be in the world, ontological religion often comes in forms that look very little like our standard expectations for religious institutions. Intuitive, experiential, and often taking a mystical bent, this direct kind of religious practice nevertheless needs guideposts for its participants. The literature of fly fishing serves as one such guidepost, offering a forum for a kind of spiritual public consciousness that can be drawn upon at will by those who seek it. This (...)
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    Conceptual Systems Theory: A Neglected Perspective for the Anthropology of Consciousness.Charles D. Laughlin - 2017 - Anthropology of Consciousness 28 (1):31-68.
    As anthropology becomes more interested in consciousness and its numerous states, and with a slowly increasing appeal to neuroscience for insights and explanations of consciousness, there is an understandable interest in the components of consciousness and how they combine into alternative states in different sociocultural settings. One of those components should be the complexity of information processing producing the knowing aspect of consciousness. The author introduces an approach to this aspect in the form of conceptual systems theory, a neo-Piagetian model (...)
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  5. Prohibition, Religious Freedom, and Human Rights: Regulating Traditional Drug Use. Caiuby Labate, Beatriz, and Cavnar, Clancy. Berlin: Springer, 2014. 257pp. ISBN 978‐3642409561, $129. [REVIEW]Rodriguez Leonardo - 2017 - Anthropology of Consciousness 28 (1):96-98.
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  6. Introduction: From the Editors.Nicole I. Torres & Gary Moore - 2017 - Anthropology of Consciousness 28 (1):5-6.
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