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Fantasy and symbol

studies in anthropological interpretation

Published by Academic Press in London, New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Deluz, A. George Devereux, a portrait.
Devereux, G. Fantasy and symbol as dimensions of reality.
Lévi-Strauss, C. Pythagoras in America.
Mead, M. The influence of methods of observation on theory, with particular reference to the work of George Devereux and Margaret Lowenfeld.
La Barre, W. Species-specific biology, magic, and religion.
Fortes, M. Coping with destiny among the Tallensi.
Jackson, M. Prevented successions.
Gell, A. Reflections on a cut finger.
Epstein, A. L. Tambu.
Boyer, L. B. Stone as a symbol in Apache folklore.
Freeman, D. Severed heads that germinate.
Hiatt, L. R. Queen of night, mother-right, and secret male cults.
Hook, R. L. Phantasy and symbol.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.
Published in honor of G. Devereux.

Series
Studies in anthropology

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
306/.4
Library of Congress
GN452.5 .F36

The Physical Object

Pagination
xii, 304 p. :
Number of pages
304

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL4748520M
Internet Archive
fantasysymbolstu0000unse
ISBN 10
0123554802
LC Control Number
78067899
Library Thing
9355247
Goodreads
3767128
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