OBE Across Time and Culture
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1950 Budge, E.A. Wallis. The Egyptian book of
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1968 Castaneda, Carlos. The teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui way of
1968 Crookall, Robert. Out-of-the-body experiences and cultural traditions. Journal of the Society for Psychical Research, 44:358-363.
1968 Rogo, D. Scott. Astral projection in Tibetan Buddhist literature. International Journal of Parapsychology, 10:277-284.
1970 Eliade, Mircea. Shamanism: Archaic techniques of ecstasy [2nd
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1973 Harner, Michael J. (Ed.). Hallucinogens and shamans.
1974 Castaneda, Carlos. Tales of power. Simon
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1979 Sharkey, J. Celtic mysteries: The ancient religion. Thames & Hudson,
1980 Harner, Michael J. The way of the shaman: A guide to power
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1980 McIntosh, Alastair I. Beliefs about out-of-the-body experiences
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1983 Counts, Dorothy Ayers. Near-death and out-of-body experiences in a Melanesian society. Anabiosis: The Journal for Near-Death Studies, 3:114-135.
1983 Drab, K. J. Altered states of consciousness on
1985 Ginzburg, C. The night battles: Witchcraft and agrarian
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1987 Bowyer, R.A. Some medieval accounts of "out-of-body" and "near-death" experiences. Christian Parapsychologist, 7:47-53.
1987 Zaleski, Carol. Otherworld journeys: Accounts of near-death
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1988 Arguelles, Jose. Surfers of the Zuvuya: Tales of
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1988 Thongthiu Suwannathat. Tai laeo pai nai. Kongthun Lok Thip, Kotho.
1989 Boyd, Doug. Mystics, magicians, and medicine people: Tales
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1994 Brown, Tom. Awakening spirits: A native American path to
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1994 Houston, Jean. Manual for the peacemeker: A native American
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1994 Somé, Malidoma Patrice. Of water and the spirit: Ritual , magic and initiation in the life of an African shaman. Penguin, New York.
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