Folk religions such as Santa Muerte and spiritism
are thriving around the world, often powered by women as followers--and leaders.
Tavoli e medium: Storia dello spiritismo in Italia [Tables and mediums: History of spiritism
in Italy], Rome: Gremese.
Mediumship, psychical research, dissociation, and the powers of the subconscious mind/ Medialitat, psychische forschung, dissoziation und die krafte der unterbewussten psyche/ Mediumnidad, investigacion psiquica, disociacion, y poderes de la mente subconsciente/ Mediumnite, recherche psychique, dissociation, et les pouvoirs de l'esprit subconscient
In the aftermath of the previous decade's battles, spiritism
not only promised reunification with deceased loved ones but also offered a point of contact between polarized classes, as members of the bourgeoisie welcomed proletarian mediums into their salons.
The church, too, has marshaled paranormal skeptics to battle against the encroachment of what it has called spiritualism or spiritism
Messages from Satan REGARDING the Mail's articles on hypnosis and reincarnation, the Bible condemns hypnosis and spiritism
The author sees a consistent tension between spiritual and scientific world views in the works, coinciding with a fascination with fields then considered scientific but today dismissed as pseudo-sciences, such as Magnetism, Spiritism
, and Theosophy.
Others see psychology as an entity comparable to folk healing, extrasensory phenomena, and spiritism
(Ritsher, 1998; Yakushko, 2005).
from Fuller Theological Seminary as preparation for his career as missionologist, researcher of spiritism
and spiritual formations, and missionary training consultant.
Australians, John of God and Brazilian Spiritism
This essay covers music associated with popular Catholic rituals, Africanbased syncretic religions, spiritism
, and secular folkloric traditions.
Forth, The Dreyfus Affair and the Crisis of French Manhood (Baltimore, 2004); John Warner Monroe, Laboratories of Faith: Mesmerism, Spiritism
, and Occultism in Modern France (Ithaca, 2008); and Lisa Tiersten, Marianne in the Market: Envisioning Consumer Society in Fin-de-Siecle France (Berkeley, 2001).
The talk, reported Bushnell, turned "on spiritism
and the modern necromancy.