Plastic Shamans and Astroturf Sun Dances: New Age Commercialization of Native American Spirituality

@article{Aldred2000PlasticSA,
  title={Plastic Shamans and Astroturf Sun Dances: New Age Commercialization of Native American Spirituality},
  author={Lisa Aldred},
  journal={The American Indian Quarterly},
  year={2000},
  volume={24},
  pages={329 - 352}
}
  • L. Aldred
  • Published 1 June 2000
  • History, Medicine
  • The American Indian Quarterly

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