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Imagery in healing; shamanism and modern medicine

By: Achterberg, Jeanne
Material type: TextTextSeries: (New Science Library)Boston/London Shambhala c1985Edition: 1st edDescription: viii, 253p.; illus.; appendices; bibliog. notes; bibliog; indexContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volume ISBN: 0-394-73031-3Subject(s): Medicine and Psychology | Mind and Body | Imagery (Psychology) | Psychosomatic Medicine | Shamanism | Healers | HealingLOC classification: R726.5 .A24 1985
Contents:
1 The shaman: master healer of the imaginary realms. 2 The golden thread: imagery and the history of medicine. 3 The shaman and the scientist: uses of imagery in modern medicine. 4 Science and the imagination: physiology and biochemistry. 5 Behavioral and social science: imagination as psychotherapy. 6 Immune odyssey: mind and disease
Abstract: '...links the ancient visionary methods of shamanism to the provocative results of recent research on the healing power of imagery. A courageous and interesting book.'
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1 The shaman: master healer of the imaginary realms. 2 The golden thread: imagery and the history of medicine. 3 The shaman and the scientist: uses of imagery in modern medicine. 4 Science and the imagination: physiology and biochemistry. 5 Behavioral and social science: imagination as psychotherapy. 6 Immune odyssey: mind and disease

'...links the ancient visionary methods of shamanism to the provocative results of recent research on the healing power of imagery. A courageous and interesting book.'

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