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The ceremonial animal : a new portrait of anthropology

James, Wendy.

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press 2003

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 3  (GN345 J42 2003 )()

  • Title:
    The ceremonial animal : a new portrait of anthropology
  • Author/Creator: James, Wendy.
  • Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press
  • Creation Date: 2003
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 384 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [346]-354) and index.
  • Subjects: Ethnology -- Philosophy; Ethnology -- Methodology; Rites and ceremonies; Philosophical anthropology
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [346]-354) and index.
  • Contents: The quest for pattern
    Shape and rhythm in social forms
    Language and the making of persons
    Practice, production, and politics in the ceremonial arena.
  • OCLC Number: 52990854
  • Identifier: ISBN0199263337;LCCN2003069084