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Paul Stoller. Fusion of the Worlds. An Ethnography of Possession among the Songhay of Niger. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1989. xxii+244pp. Bibliography, Glossary, Illustrations, Index, Maps, Photographs. $24.95. Cloth.

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1. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1987.

2. Second Edition, London and New York: Routledge, 1989.

3. This argument resonates with others that demonstrate the persistent social utility of overlapping networks of human ties as a rational pattern for coping with the exigencies of modern life. John Tierney argues in “Fanisi's Choice, Science (January-February, 1986) that the strategy of [reproducing] multiple networks underlies the notable lack of success of family planning among those economically hardpressed areas of Kenya where fertility rates remain among the highest in the world.

Paul Stoller. Fusion of the Worlds. An Ethnography of Possession among the Songhay of Niger. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1989. xxii+244pp. Bibliography, Glossary, Illustrations, Index, Maps, Photographs. $24.95. Cloth.

  • Roberta Ann Dunbar (a1)

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