New book: The Ethnopharmacology of Ayahuasca

On her website, Brazilian anthropologist Bia Labata announced a new book by friend and colleague Rafael Guimarães dos Santos.

This book brings papers on the anthropology, pharmacology, psychology and psychiatry of ayahuasca. The book has contributions by some of the main ayahuasca researchers, and also by new researchers. It is a book for wide and free circulation.

The book can be read in three ways:

> downloading the individual PDFs of each chapter

> reading like a magazine

> view the full file

Rafael Guimarães dos Santos is a biologist, with a masters in psychiology, and is a PhD candidate in pharmacology. Also see his blog: http://banisteria.blogspot.com

The book provides a solid overview of several interesting research papers from different angles. A recommended read!

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