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Title: 
Snakeskins and hoops
Author: 
L. C. Wyman
Article Date: 
Summer 1966
Article Abstract: 
One of the most apposite examples of ritual as a dramatic nimesis of myth is ghe big hoop ceremony of the Navajo. This procedure... is a quasi-exorcistic activity characteristic of Ghostway or Evilway rituals...
Language: 
English
Journal Title: 
Plateau
Journal Volume: 
39
Page Number(s): 
1-25
Rights: 
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