Shamans and other "magico-religious" healers: a cross-cultural study of their origins, nature, and social transformations

Ethos Vol/Iss. 18 Published In Pages: 308-352
By Winkelman, Michael James


The presence of shamans will be positively associated with nomadic residency patterns and negatively associated with political integration beyond the local community (319).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
multiple regressionSupportedp<.02UNKNOWNUNKNOWN