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Published: 02 July 2014

302 Pages | 67 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

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 to this Edition:

  • Includes three new chapters, new images, and an updated bibliography