Journals Higher Education



25 February 2015

144 Pages | 10 illustrations

4-3/8 x 6-7/8 inches

ISBN: 9780199943524

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Ritual: A Very Short Introduction

Barry Stephenson

Very Short Introductions

  • A concise and informative introduction to ritual from both a theoretical and historical perspectives.
  • Explores how ritual functions in culture and society.
  • Describes a number of specific rites.