Edited by Daniel De Coppet
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Understanding Rituals by Daniel De Coppet
Book DescriptionUnderstanding Rituals explores how ritual can be understood within the framework of contemporary social anthropology, and shows that ritual is now one of the most fertile fields of anthropological research. The contributors demonstrate how rituals create and maintain - or transform - a society's cultural identity and social relations. By examining specific rituals from various theoretical viewpoints, they reveal the ultimate and contradictory values to which each society as a whole is attached.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415061216
(216mm x 140mm x 7mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 29-Oct-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Focusing on different examples drawn from diverse Melanesian societies, this thought-provoking volume by eminent specialists re-examines the relationship between society and cosmos and, in the process, opens directions for research.
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