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Published: 24 July 2014

304 Pages | 67 black and white


ISBN: 9780199372362

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Discourse and the Construction of Society

Comparative Studies of Myth, Ritual, and Classification

Second Edition

Bruce Lincoln

  • Shows how myth, ritual, and classification hold human societies together—and how, in times of crisis, they can be used to take a society apart and reconstruct it
  • New edition of a seminal work

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