Missing links: The psychology and epidemiology of shamanistic beliefs

  title={Missing links: The psychology and epidemiology of shamanistic beliefs},
  author={Pascal Boyer},
  journal={Behavioral and Brain Sciences},
  • P. Boyer
  • Published 6 April 2018
  • Psychology
  • Behavioral and Brain Sciences
Abstract Singh provides the skeletal elements of a possible account of shamanism-like beliefs in many human societies. To be developed into a proper theory, this model needs to be supplemented at several crucial points, in terms of anthropological evidence, psychological processes, and cultural transmission. 
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