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Selling Nature, Selling Health: The Commodification of Ritual Healing in Late Modern Sweden

Hornborg, Anne-Christine LU (2009) p.109-130
Abstract
The chapter outlines how nature and health are employed in the commodification of ritual healing in late modern Sweden. New ritualized practices have developed which are aimed at the modern man. How do these new rituals connect to health and nature and how are tradition, body, mind, place and locality represented within these practices?
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subject
keywords
Individual-centered acts, rites as commodities, health, market system
host publication
Religion, Ecology & Gender: East-West Perspectives
editor
Bergmann, Sigurd and Kim, Yong-Bock
pages
109 - 130
publisher
LIT Verlag
ISBN
978-3-8258-1901-9
language
English
LU publication?
yes
additional info
The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Centre for Theology and Religious Studies (015017000)
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73bf8ebc-c718-4eca-82b7-e826ae03bf17 (old id 2117144)
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2016-04-04 09:58:25
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2018-11-21 20:55:57
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  author       = {Hornborg, Anne-Christine},
  booktitle    = {Religion, Ecology & Gender: East-West Perspectives},
  editor       = {Bergmann, Sigurd and Kim, Yong-Bock},
  isbn         = {978-3-8258-1901-9},
  language     = {eng},
  pages        = {109--130},
  publisher    = {LIT Verlag},
  title        = {Selling Nature, Selling Health: The Commodification of Ritual Healing in Late Modern Sweden},
  year         = {2009},
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