Princeton University Library Catalog

Bridges between worlds : spirits and spirit work in northern Iceland / Corinne G. Dempsey.

Author:
Dempsey, Corinne G. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Description:
1 online resource : illustrations (black and white), map (black and white)
Summary note:
This work explores the tradition of Icelandic spirit work, known as andleg mal, as practiced in the northern town of Akureyri. Based on firsthand accounts of these spirit encounters, Corinne Dempsey describes how andleg mal's beliefs and practices span not only earth and spirit but Icelandic histories and cross-Atlantic cultures.
Notes:
Previously issued in print: 2016.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description:
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on September 6, 2016).
Subject(s):
SpiritualismIcelandHistory [Browse]
Other title(s):
Oxford scholarship online.
ISBN:
9780190625061 (ebook) :
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