Healing Makes Our Hearts Happy
Spiritual & Cultural Transformation Among the Kalahari Ju'hoansi
Meeting and Talking with People
A Word of Caution
Prologue "Tell our Story to Your People"
Part 1 We've Always Been Here"
1 "We Used To Direct Ourselves"
2 "Now the Government Direct Us"
3 "But We Still Have Our Nom"
Part 2 Progress?
4 Hungry People are Easy to Coerce
5 "The School Owns Our Dance"
6 Does the Clinic Have Nom?
7 "The People are Drinking the Meat"
Part 3 The Dynamics and Politics of Nom
8 Climbing the Threads to God's Village
9 Female and Male Approaches to Nom
10 Nom and Social Change
Part 4 The Politics of Research and Ethics of Responsibility
11 Too Easy Entry?
12 Words and Voices
13 "Call Me by My Ju'hoan Name"
About the Authors
A Fund for the Ju'hoansi
Joan Borysenko, Ph.D., Author of Minding the Body, Mending the Mind and A Woman's Book of Life