The ancient religious practices and beliefs of the indigenous people of Northern Scandinavia, known as the Sámi, have been misrepresented and misinterpreted by well meaning ethnographers and researchers who view such practices and beliefs through an Descartes-Cartesian, objective-subjective lens. This thesis develops a more accurate, intersubjective paradigm that is used to illuminate more clearly the religious workings of the 17th-18th Century Sámi. Drawing upon the intersubjective theories presented by A.
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- Religious history
- Scandinavian studies
- Sami (European people)--Religion.
- Partial requirement for: M.A., Arizona State University, 2014Note typethesis
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-102)Note typebibliography
- Field of study: Religious studies