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Dr Louise Child 

Child, L (2007) Tantric Buddhism and Altered States of Consciousness.  Abingdon: Ashgate.

Child, L. (forthcoming: 2013) ‘Elementary Forms vs psychology in contemporary cinema’ in Hausner, S. (ed) Durkheim in Disciplinary Dialogue: A Centenary Celebration of ‘The Elementary Forms of Religious Life’ New York & Oxford: Berghahn Books.

Child, L. (forthcoming 2013) ‘Relationships and visions: the yogini as deity and human female in tantric Buddhism’ in Keul, I. (ed) Yogini: History, Polysemy, Ritual.  London & New York: Routledge.

Child, L (forthcoming 2012) ‘Initiation and communities of secrecy in Papua New Guinea, tantric Buddhism and contemporary serial drama’ in Garb, J. & Wexler, P. (eds) After Spirituality: Studies in Mystical Traditions. Peter lang Publishing.

Child, L. (2010) ‘Spirit possession, seduction and collective consciousness’ in Schmidt, B. & Huskinson, L. (eds) Spirit Possession and Trance: New Interdisciplinary Perspectives.  London: Continuum. pp. 53-70.

Child, l. (2008) ‘Possession in contemporary cinema: religious and psychological themes’ in Diskus (the online journal of the British Association for the Study of Religion), vol. 9.

Child, L. (2007) ‘Subtle bodies, wrathful deities and men in Buddhist tantric traditions’ in Religions of South Asia, vol. 1.1, pp. 29-46.

Child, L. (2003) ‘Mantras and spells: Durkheim and Mauss, religious speech and tantric Buddhism’ Durkheimian Studies, vol. 9, pp. 58-67.

Child, L. (2011) ‘The Sopranos: family and murders in religion, psychology and film’.  Research seminar paper,, Cardiff Crime Narratives Network, Cardiff University.