THE LAKOTA RITUAL OF THE SWEAT LODGE: History and Contemporary Practice
The first in-depth look at the history and significance of the Lakota sweat lodge. Bringing together data culled from historical sources and fieldwork on Pine Ridge Reservation, Bucko provides a detailed discussion of continuity and changes in the "sweat" ritual over time. He offers convincing explanations for the longevity of the ceremony and its continuing popularity.
Publishing status: Current
Item #: 3737543