Ethno-Psychopharmacology

General

The Old World

North/Central America

South America

General

de Rios, Marlene Dobkin, Ph.D. Hallucinogenic Ritual as Theatre. JOURNAL OF PSYCHEDELIC DRUGS, 9(3):265-268, July-September 1977.

de Rios, Marlene Dobkin, Ph.D.; David E. Smith, M.D. The Function of Drug Rituals in Human Society: Continuities and Changes. JOURNAL OF PSYCHEDELIC DRUGS, 9(3):269-275, July-September 1977.

de Rios, Marlene Dobkin. HALLUCINOGENS: CROSS-CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1984.

Efron, Daniel H.; Venancio Deulofeu; Conrad H. Eugster; Claudio Naranjo; Dermot Taylor; Peter G. Waser; R. Gordon Wasson. Discussion. In Daniel H. Efron, Bo Holmstedt & Nathan S. Kline [editors]: ETHNOPHARMACOLOGIC SEARCH FOR PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS, pp.441-451. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1967.

Furst, Peter T. HALLUCINOGENS AND CULTURE. Novato, CA: Chandler & Sharp, 1976.

* Harner, Michael J. [editor]. HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Holmstedt, Bo. Historical Survey. In Daniel H. Efron, Bo Holmstedt & Nathan S. Kline [editors]: ETHNOPHARMACOLOGIC SEARCH FOR PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS, pp.3-32. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1967.

La Barre, Weston. Hallucinogens and the Shamanic Origins of Religion. In Peter T. Furst, editor: FLESH OF THE GODS: THE RITUAL USE OF HALLUCINOGENS (Revised Edition), pp.261-278. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1990.

McGlothlin, William H., Ph.D. Social and Para-Medical Aspects of Hallucinogenic Drugs. In Harold A. Abramson, M.D. [editor]: THE USE OF LSD IN PSYCHOTHERAPY AND ALCOHOLISM, pp.3-43. New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1967.

Opler, Marvin K. Cross-Cultural Uses of Psychoactive Drugs (Ethnopsychopharmacology). In W.G. Clark, Ph.D. & J. del Giudice, M.D. [editors]: PRINCIPLES OF PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, pp.31-47. New York: Academic Press, 1970.

Rätsch, Christian, Ph.D. Bridges to the Gods: Psychedelics, Religion and Ethnography. ALBERT HOFMANN FOUNDATION NEWSLETTER, 1(3):1, 11-13 passim, Winter 1990.

Whitfield, Jennifer J. Implications of Altered States of Consciousness for the Anthropological Study of Religion [thesis]. Ottawa: Carleton University, 1975.

The Old World

Aldrich, Michael R., Ph.D. Tantric Cannabis Use in India. JOURNAL OF PSYCHEDELIC DRUGS, 9(3):227-233, July-September 1977.

Emboden, Jr., William A. Ritual Use of Cannabis Sativa L.: A Historical-Ethnographic Survey. In Peter T. Furst, editor: FLESH OF THE GODS: THE RITUAL USE OF HALLUCINOGENS (Revised Edition), pp.214-236. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1990.

Fernandez, James W. Tabernanthe Iboga: Narcotic Ecstasis and the Work of the Ancestors. In Peter T. Furst, editor: FLESH OF THE GODS: THE RITUAL USE OF HALLUCINOGENS (Revised Edition), pp.237-260. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1990.

Harner, Michael J. The Role of Hallucinogenic Plants in European Witchcraft. In Michael J. Harner [editor]: HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM, pp.125-150. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Mikuriya, Tod. Marijuana in Morocco. In Bernard Aaronson & Humphry Osmond [editors]: PSYCHEDELICS: THE USES AND IMPLICATIONS OF HALLUCINOGENIC DRUGS, pp.115-131. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1970.

Musès, Charles. The Sacred Plant of Ancient Egypt. In Christian Rätsch [editor]: GATEWAY TO INNER SPACE: SACRED PLANTS, MYSTICISM AND PSYCHOTHERAPY, pp.143-159. Dorset, Great Britain: Prism-Unity, 1989.

Ruck, Carl A.P. Poets, Philosophers, Priests: Entheogens in the Formation of the Classical Tradition. In R. Gordon Wasson; Stella Kramrisch; Jonathan Ott; Carl A.P Ruck: PERSEPHONE'S QUEST: ENTHEOGENS AND THE ORIGINS OF RELIGION, pp. 151-256. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986.

Wasson, R. Gordon. Fly Agaric and Man. In Daniel H. Efron, Bo Holmstedt & Nathan S. Kline [editors]: ETHNOPHARMACOLOGIC SEARCH FOR PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS, pp.405-414. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1967.

Wasson, R. Gordon. Persephone's Quest. In R. Gordon Wasson; Stella Kramrisch; Jonathan Ott; Carl A.P Ruck: PERSEPHONE'S QUEST: ENTHEOGENS AND THE ORIGINS OF RELIGION, pp.17-81. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986.

Wasson, R. Gordon. Lightning Bolt and Mushrooms. In R. Gordon Wasson; Stella Kramrisch; Jonathan Ott; Carl A.P Ruck: PERSEPHONE'S QUEST: ENTHEOGENS AND THE ORIGINS OF RELIGION, pp.83-94. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986.

Wasson, R. Gordon. The Divine Mushroom of Immortality. In Peter T. Furst, editor: FLESH OF THE GODS: THE RITUAL USE OF HALLUCINOGENS (Revised Edition), pp.185-200. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1990.

Wasson, R. Gordon. What Was the Soma of the Aryans?. In Peter T. Furst, editor: FLESH OF THE GODS: THE RITUAL USE OF HALLUCINOGENS (Revised Edition), pp.201-213. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1990.

North/Central America

Boyer, L. Bryce; Ruth M. Boyer; Harry W. Basehart. Shamanism and Peyote Use Among the Apaches of the Mescalero Indian Reservation. In Michael J. Harner [editor]: HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM, pp.53-66. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Castaneda, Carlos. THE TEACHING OF DON JUAN: A YAQUI WAY OF KNOWLEDGE. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1968.

del Pozo, Efrén C. Empiricism and Magic in Aztec Pharmacology. In Daniel H. Efron, Bo Holmstedt & Nathan S. Kline [editors]: ETHNOPHARMACOLOGIC SEARCH FOR PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS, pp.59-76. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1967.

Furst, Peter E. The Fly Agaric in the New World. In Peter E. Furst: MUSHROOMS: PSYCHEDELIC FUNGI, pp.?-?. [City unknown]: Chelsea House, 1986.

Furst, Peter T. To Find Our Life: Peyote Among the Huichol Indians of Mexico. In Peter T. Furst, editor: FLESH OF THE GODS: THE RITUAL USE OF HALLUCINOGENS (Revised Edition), pp.136-184. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1990.

Keewaydinoquay. Jawendamowin Nah: Happiness in the Half-World?/My Reverend Grandfather Challenges Coprinus Atramentarius. In Keewaydinoquay: PUHPOHWEE FOR THE PEOPLE: A NARRATIVE ACCOUNT OF SOME USES OF FUNGI AMONG THE AHNISHINAUBEG, pp.34-40. Cambridge, Mass.: Botanical Museum of Harvard University, 1978.

Keewaydinoquay. The Legend of Miskwedo. JOURNAL OF PSYCHEDELIC DRUGS, 11(1-2):29-31, January-June 1979.

Kremer, Jürgen W. Lifework: Carlos Castaneda. REVISION, 14(4):195-203, Spring 1993.

La Barre, Weston, Ph.D. Peyotl and Mescaline. JOURNAL OF PSYCHEDELIC DRUGS, 11(1-2):33-39, January-June 1979.

Metzner, Ralph. Mushrooms and the Mind. In Bernard Aaronson & Humphry Osmond [editors]: PSYCHEDELICS: THE USES AND IMPLICATIONS OF HALLUCINOGENIC DRUGS, pp.90-107. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1970.

Morgan, George. Recollections of the Peyote Road. In Lester Grinspoon, M.D. & James B. Bakalar, J.D. [editors]: PSYCHEDELIC REFLECTIONS, pp.91-99. New York: Human Sciences Press, 1983.

Munn, Henry. The Mushrooms of Language. In Michael J. Harner [editor]: HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM, pp.86-122. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Osmond, Humphry. Peyote Night. In Bernard Aaronson & Humphry Osmond [editors]: PSYCHEDELICS: THE USES AND IMPLICATIONS OF HALLUCINOGENIC DRUGS, pp.67-86. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1970.

Ott, Jonathan. Carved 'Disembodied Eyes' of Teotihuacan. In R. Gordon Wasson; Stella Kramrisch; Jonathan Ott; Carl A.P Ruck: PERSEPHONE'S QUEST: ENTHEOGENS AND THE ORIGINS OF RELIGION, pp.141-148. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986.

Radin, Paul. Report on the Mescaline Experience of Crashing Thunder. In Bernard Aaronson & Humphry Osmond [editors]: PSYCHEDELICS: THE USES AND IMPLICATIONS OF HALLUCINOGENIC DRUGS, pp.86-90. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1970.

Rätsch, Christian. St. Anthony's Fire in Yucatan. In Christian Rätsch [editor]: GATEWAY TO INNER SPACE: SACRED PLANTS, MYSTICISM AND PSYCHOTHERAPY, pp.161-165. Dorset, Great Britain: Prism-Unity, 1989.

Slotkin, James S. The Peyote Way. In [editor unknown]: THE INDIAN IN THE MODERN WORLD, pp.?-?. [City, publisher, date unknown].

Wasson, R. Gordon. Traditional Use in North America of Amanita muscaria for Divinatory Purposes. JOURNAL OF PSYCHEDELIC DRUGS, 11(1-2):25-28, January-June 1979.

South America

Chagnon, Napoleon A. YANOMAMO: THE FIERCE PEOPLE. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1968.

de Rios, Marlene Dobkin. Curing with Ayahuasca in an Urban Slum. In Michael J. Harner [editor]: HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM, pp.67-85. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Douthat, Strat. Hallucination Ceremony Included in Amazon Tour. CALGARY HERALD, p.D6, November 13, 1993.

Furst, Peter T. Feathered Crowns of Power: Bird Symbolism in Amazonian Shamanism. SHAMAN'S DRUM, 29:40-47, Fall 1992.

Gorman, Peter. Journeys with Ayahuasca, The Vine of the Little Death. SHAMAN'S DRUM, 29:49-58, Fall 1992.

Harner, Michael J. Common Themes in South American Yagé Experiences. In Michael J. Harner [editor]: HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM, pp.155-175. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Harner, Michael J. The Sound of Rushing Water. In Michael J. Harner [editor]: HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM, pp.15-27. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Kensinger, Kenneth M. Banisteriopsis Usage Among the Peruvian Cashinahua. In Michael J. Harner [editor]: HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM, pp.9-14. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Langdon, E. Jean Matteson. Yagé and Dau: Shamanic Power in Siona Religion. SHAMAN'S DRUM, 29:33-39, Fall 1992.

Linzer, Jeffrey. Some Anthropological Aspects of Yagé. In Bernard Aaronson & Humphry Osmond [editors]: PSYCHEDELICS: THE USES AND IMPLICATIONS OF HALLUCINOGENIC DRUGS, pp.108-115. Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Books, 1970.

McKenna, Terence. Among Ayahuasquera. In Christian Rätsch [editor]: GATEWAY TO INNER SPACE: SACRED PLANTS, MYSTICISM AND PSYCHOTHERAPY, pp.179-211. Dorset, Great Britain: Prism-Unity, 1989.

Reichel-Dolmatoff, Gerardo. The Cultural Context of an Aboriginal Hallucinogen: Banisteriopsis Caapi. In Peter T. Furst, editor: FLESH OF THE GODS: THE RITUAL USE OF HALLUCINOGENS (Revised Edition), pp.84-113. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1990.

Schultes, Richard Evans; Robert F. Raffauf. Guardians of the Vine of the Soul: The Payés of Northwest Amazonia. SHAMAN'S DRUM, 29:26-32, Fall 1992.

Sharon, Douglas. The San Pedro Cactus in Peruvian Folk Healing. In Peter T. Furst, editor: FLESH OF THE GODS: THE RITUAL USE OF HALLUCINOGENS (Revised Edition), pp.114-135. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1990.

Siskind, Janet. Visions and Cures Among the Sharanahua. In Michael J. Harner [editor]: HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM, pp.28-39. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Wilbert, Johannes. Tobacco and Shamanistic Ecstasy Among the Warao Indians. In Peter T. Furst, editor: FLESH OF THE GODS: THE RITUAL USE OF HALLUCINOGENS (Revised Edition), pp.55-83. Prospect Heights, Ill: Waveland Press, 1990.

Weiss, Gerald. Shamanism and Priesthood in Light of the Campa Ayahuasca Ceremony. In Michael J. Harner [editor]: HALLUCINOGENS AND SHAMANISM, pp.40-47. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.