Viewing the supernatural

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Date
1958
Summary
Uses dance routines and originally scored music to portray cultural differences in solving problems through religion. Emphasizes religious motivation, leadership, rituals, and supernatural controls. Stresses the differences in the meaning of religion. Compares experiences of the southern Negro, the Voodoo cult of the Haitian Negro peasant, and the polytheism of the Muria of India.
Publishers
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational; Dance
Subject
Anthropology ; Philosophy ; Religion.
Collection
IU Audio-Visual Center
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:30:00); 16mm
Notes
Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services.
Broadcast Date: 1958
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003367408; Other: GR00423795; MDPI Barcode: 40000003367408

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