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The Anthropology Department encourages you to go away. It shows the use of trance in the various religions and the blending of the earlier practices with the new. Nestled between the towering peaks and alpine highlands of the Himalayan mountains is the tiny Buddhist kingdom of Bhutan. Anomalies become so, however, precisely because they fail to find a proper place in the overall cosmological order. It therefore recognizes the ways in which different societies adapt differently not as a result of intelligence, but as a result of their climate.

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Publisher: Perennial (January 1992)

ISBN: 0062731343


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