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Author: Paul-Francois Tremlett
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eBook Levi-Strauss on Religion: The Structuring Mind (Key Thinkers in the Study of Religion) download

by Paul-Francois Tremlett


Paul-Francois Tremlett

This volume seeks to address a key gap in the burgeoning secondary literature about Levi-Strauss: his importance to the study of religions. Paul-Francois Tremlett

Levi-Strauss on Religion- presents one of the only examinations of the importance of Levi-Strauss' thought and work to the study of. .This book will be invaluable to students of the anthropology and phenomenology of religion.

Levi-Strauss on Religion- presents one of the only examinations of the importance of Levi-Strauss' thought and work to the study of religion. The book examines his methodology as well as his contributions to the study of kinship, totemism, and myth. The issues raised by Levi-Strauss' anthropological, political and philosophical texts are placed alongside contemporary debates in religious studies and the student is introduced to the thinkers and theories that informed his writings.

Levi-Strauss on Religion book. Paul-François Tremlett. Levi-Strauss on Religion (Key Thinkers in the Study of Religion). 1845532775 (ISBN13: 9781845532772). Levi-Strauss, the 'father of modern anthropology', is one of the. Levi-Strauss, the 'father of modern anthropology', is one of the most influential thinkers of the Twentieth Century. His development of 'structuralism' - the identification of patterns of human cognition and behaviour - greatly influenced Althusser, Lacan, Foucault and Derrida.

Freud argued that religions originate in the unconscious needs, longings and fantasies of.

Freud argued that religions originate in the unconscious needs, longings and fantasies of human minds. His work has served to highlight how any analysis of religion must explore mental life, both the cognitive and the unconscious. Ernesto de Martino was a major critical thinker in the study of vernacular religions, producing innovative analyses of key concepts such as 'folklore', 'magic' and 'ritual'.

Levi-Strauss on Religion: The Structuring Mind. Bastide on Religion' offers a clear introduction to the life and work of this influential scholar. Paul-Francois Tremlett September 10, 2008. Bastide on Religion' offers a clear introduction to the life and work of this influential scholar Dumont on Religion: Difference, Comparison, Transgression. Ivan Strenski September 10, 2008.

Levi-Strauss on Religion presents one of the only examinations of the importance of Levi-Strauss' thought and work to the study of.

Levi-Strauss on Religion presents one of the only examinations of the importance of Levi-Strauss' thought and work to the study of religion.

Paul-Francois Tremlett. Levi-Strauss, the 'father of modern anthropology', is one of the most influential thinkers of the Twentieth Century

Paul-Francois Tremlett. Levi-Strauss on Religion- presents one of the only examinations of the importance of Levi-Strauss' thought and work to the study of religion.

Lévi-Strauss on Religion: The Structuring Mind, by Paul-François Tremlett. Dumont on Religion: Difference, Comparison, Transgression, by Ivan Strenski. Equinox Publishing, 2008, 132pp. 00, ISBN-13: 9781845532772. London, UK: Equinox Publishing, 2008. 00, ISBN-13: 9781845532734. Derrida on Religion: Thinker of Difference, by Dawne McCane. London, UK: Equinox Publishing, 2009. 00, ISBN-13: 9781845532758.

ByPaul-Francois Tremlett. Levi-Strauss on Religion.

Tremlett, Paul-François (2008) ‘’Lévi-Strauss on Religion: The Structuring Mind (Key Thinkers in the Study of Religion’’). Douglas, Mary (2003 ) Purity and Danger: An Analysis of Concept of Pullution and Taboo. a b Chenoweth, John M. (2009) Social identity, material culture, and the archaeology of religion: Quaker practices in context. Journal of Social Archaeology 9: 319. ^ Giddens, Anthony (1986) ‘’The Constitution of Society: Outline of A Theory of Structuration.

Levi-Strauss, the 'father of modern anthropology', is one of the most influential thinkers of the Twentieth Century. His development of 'structuralism' - the identification of patterns of human cognition and behaviour - greatly influenced Althusser, Lacan, Foucault and Derrida. -Levi-Strauss on Religion- presents one of the only examinations of the importance of Levi-Strauss' thought and work to the study of religion. The book examines his methodology as well as his contributions to the study of kinship, totemism, and myth. The issues raised by Levi-Strauss' anthropological, political and philosophical texts are placed alongside contemporary debates in religious studies and the student is introduced to the thinkers and theories that informed his writings. This book will be invaluable to students of the anthropology and phenomenology of religion.