Structural Study of Myth and Totemism

ISBN 13: 9780422725309

Structural Study of Myth and Totemism

4 avg rating
( 14 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780422725309: Structural Study of Myth and Totemism
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Designed to provoke controversy, the papers in this volume concentrate on two main themes: the study of myth and totemism. Starting with an English translation of La Geste d'Asdiwal, which is widely considered to be the most brilliant of all of Lévi-Strauss's shorter expositions of his technique of myth analysis, the volume also contains criticism of this essay. The second part of the volume discusses how far Lévi-Strauss's treatment of totemism as a system of category formation can be correlated with the facts that an ethnographer encounters in the field.
First published in 1967.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780415611626: The Structural Study of Myth and Totemism

Featured Edition

ISBN 10: 0415611628 ISBN 13: 9780415611626
Publisher: Routledge, 2010
Softcover

9780422717304: Structural Study of Myth and Totemism

Tavist..., 1967
Hardcover

9780415330725: The Structural Study of Myth and Totemism

Routledge, 2004
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Stock Image

1.

Published by Routledge Kegan & Paul (1968)
ISBN 10: 0422725307 ISBN 13: 9780422725309
New Softcover Quantity available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Routledge Kegan & Paul, 1968. Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # Q-0422725307

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 88.10
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds