René Girard - Religion - 1979 - 333 pages
This brilliant study of good and evil examines the presence of ritual violence in sacred ceremony.
David F. Greenberg - Psychology - 1990 - 635 pages
This is a cross-cultural and transhistorical account of the social organization of homosexuality, the ways it is perceived by society and responded to.
Pasi Falk - Social Science - 1994 - 238 pages
This book provides a fascinating examination of the relationship between consumption, the idea of the body and the formation of the self. In tracing these connections, The ...
Gilbert Herdt - Psychology - 1994 - 382 pages
In the first systematic documentation of New Guinea rituals of manhood, Gilbert Herdt places the homosexual customs of the Sambia in their ecological and ideological contexts ...