Totemism

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Beacon Press, 1963 - Biography & Autobiography - 116 pages
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"Levi-Strauss continues his assault on the myth of the primitice as savage by turning to the phenomena of totemism an totoemix classification ... to show, contrary to this myth, that primitive thought rests upon a rich and complex conceptual structure." -  Commentary
  

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User Review  - Rich - Goodreads

Everything I'm going to say in this review would be picked apart by Levi Strauss because he's very sharp. What I'm saying in this review wouldn't satisfy him or an expert on him so take it all with ... Read full review

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Unless you've done some reading on Totemism, this probably won't be an enjoyable read. Unlike some of his other stuff, where he starts fresh and brings in other works much later, this one is deep in ... Read full review

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Contents

THE TOTEMIC ILLUSION
15
AUSTRALIAN NOMINALISM
33
FUNCTIONALIST THEORIES OF TOTEMISM
56
TOWARD THE INTELLECT
72
TOTEMISM FROM WITHIN
92
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Totem - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article is about totemism. For the media player, see Totem (media player). ... Similar totemism-like beliefs have been historically found throughout ...
en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Totem

totemism – FREE totemism Information | Encyclopedia.com: Find ...
totemism – Encyclopedia.com has totemism Articles, totemism Pictures, Video and Information at Encyclopedia.com a FREE Online Library.
www.encyclopedia.com/ doc/ 1B1-380987.html

Spiral Nature - Magick - The Differences Between Traditional and ...
The Differences Between Traditional and Neopagan Totemism, by Lupa. ... Animal totemism is a hot topic among magical folk, in particular pagans and shamans. ...
www.spiralnature.com/ magick/ tradvsneopagantotemism.html

JSTOR: The Problem of Totemism As Seen by Soviet Scholars
A. Tokarev THE PROBLEM OF TOTEMISM occupies a special place in the history of ethnolog- ical science. Many scores of well-known scholars have stated their ...
links.jstor.org/ sici?sici=0011-3204(196604)7%3A2%3C185%3ATPOTAS%3E2.0.CO%3B2-P

nationmaster - Encyclopedia: Totem
Similar totemism-like beliefs have been historically found throughout much of ... Totemism played an active role in the development of 19th and early 20th ...
www.nationmaster.com/ encyclopedia/ Totem

Witchvox Article
Animal totemism is a popular topic in the pagan community, and while it may ... A history of totemism, almost always centering on Native American cultures ...
www.witchvox.com/ va/ dt_va.html?a=usor& c=words& id=12039

Totems - The Structural Study Of Totemism
Paradoxically, Claude Lévi-Strauss began his short book Totemism (1962) with the contention that totemism as such did not really exist, comparing it to the ...
science.jrank.org/ pages/ 11480/ Totems-Structural-Study-Totemism.html

totemism :: Additional Reading -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Britannica online encyclopedia article on totemism, Additional Reading: Franz Boas, The Origin of Totemism, Am. Anthrop., 18:319326 (1916), ...
www.britannica.com/ eb/ article-38123/ totemism

Totemism
Therianthropes.com is your first source of information about therianthropes and totemism.
www.therianthropes.com/ totemism.htm

Seminar: Totemism, Fetishism, Idolatry (Art History 463; English ...
Claude Levi-Strauss, Totemism. Beacon Press. Burton Feldman and Robert Richardson, The Rise of Modern Mythology. Indiana (out of print, ...
humanities.uchicago.edu/ faculty/ mitchell/ Totem99%20Syllabus.PDF

About the author (1963)

Claude Lévi-Strauss (28 November 1908 – 30 October 2009) was a French anthropologist and ethnologist, and has been called, along with James George Frazer and Franz Boas, the "father of modern anthropology".