Cosmopolitan highways of shamans

Leading researcher: Lisa Lazzarini
Research group: Circulation and Place-Making
Type of project: Doctoral research
Status: Ongoing
Keywords: Shamanism | Neo-liberalism | Anthropotechnic | Cosmopolitanism | Symbolic goods | Spirituality | Ethnicity | Post-modernism


Main institution: CRIA
Participant institutions: n.a.
Funding: n.a.
Reference: n.a.
Starting date: 01-09-14

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Abstract

My doctorate thesis is about shamanic practices, in Lisbon and In Florence, as a form of anthropotechnic oriented to find a way to answer the contemporary call to construct and continually upgrade self-identity creating a cosmopolitan patchwork in which different traditions cohabit in a post-ascetic modality oriented to a secular realization through self-improvement and self-help technologies.

Researchers from CRIA

IDNamePositionProjTitleProject typeStatus
pub89*José MaprilSupervisorproj328*Cosmopolitan highways of shamansDoctoral researchOngoing
pub492*Lisa LazzariniResearcherproj328*Cosmopolitan highways of shamansDoctoral researchOngoing
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