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ERIC Number: EJ635823
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1529-5982
The Use of Ritual in Rites of Passage.
Ferguson, Gary
Zip Lines: The Voice for Adventure Education, n43 p17-19 Sum 2001
Humans move through difficult transitions best when guided by ceremony and ritual. The components of traditional rites of passage mirror exactly many of today's most promising psychological theories. Four components of rites of passage that comprise life transitions are discussed: letting go of an old identity, the wandering, the new identity, and anchoring. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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