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" This shows modern spiritualism to be in great measure a direct revival from the regions of savage philosophy and peasant folk-lore. It is not a simple question of the existence of certain phenomena of mind and matter. It is that, in... "
The Journal of Psychological Medicine - Page 150
1872
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The history of civilisation in Scotland

John Mackintosh - 1878
...witnesses, but I cau find no unexceptionable testimony." In regard to modern Spiritualism Tylor says : " It is not a simple question of the existence of certain...phenomena, a great philosophic-religious doctrine, nourishing in the lower culture but dwindling in the higher, has re-established itself in full vigour....
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The Nineteenth Century, Volume 17

Nineteenth century - 1885
...' spiritualism ' have still to be explained. Mr. Tylor says that ' the ethnographic view ' finds ' modern spiritualism to be in great measure a direct...regions of savage philosophy and peasant folklore.' But in a really comparative study of the topic, this theory would need to be proved by historical facts....
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Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology ..., Volume 1

Edward Burnett Tylor - Animism - 1903 - 502 pages
...scientific spirit, would seem apt to throw light on some most interesting psychological questions. But though it lies beyond my scope to examine the...the matter has, nevertheless, its value. This shows "TQ.deiiL-Sr'Tit11fllisrn t? to in great measure a direct revival from the regions of savage . philosophy...
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The Twentieth Century, Volume 17

Nineteenth century - 1885
...' spiritualism ' have still to be explained. Mr. Tylor says that ' the ethnographic view ' finds ' modern spiritualism to be in great measure a direct...regions of savage philosophy and peasant folklore.' But in • a really comparative study of the topic, this theory would need to be proved by historical...
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Rule of Darkness: British Literature and Imperialism, 1830–1914

Patrick Brantlinger - History - 1990 - 309 pages
...implicitly, of religion) — belong to "the philosophy of savages." Modern occultism, according to Tylor, is "a direct revival from the regions of savage philosophy and peasant folk-lore," a reversion to "primitive culture."1? At the same time Tylor associates poetry with the mythology of...
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Classical Approaches to the Study of Religion: Aims, Methods, and ..., Volume 1

Jean Jacques Waardenburg - Religion - 1999 - 742 pages
...and under far better circumstances of learning and prosperity'. This fact he ascribes generally to 'a direct revival from the regions of savage philosophy and peasant folklore', a revival brought about in great part by the writings of Swedenborg. To-day things have altered. The...
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The Invention of Telepathy, 1870-1901

Roger Luckhurst - History - 2002 - 324 pages
...operated in Edward Tylor's Primitive Culture as an exemplary instance of an anthropological 'survival': 'This shows modern spiritualism to be in great measure...from the regions of savage philosophy and peasant folklore.'75 Naturalists turned on Spiritualism because it offered itself as a controversial terrain...
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Gothic: Eighteenth-century Gothic : Radcliffe, reader, writer, romancer

Fred Botting, Dale Townshend - Gothic revival (Literature) - 2004 - 329 pages
...implicitly, of religion) — belong to "the philosophy of savages." Modern occultism, according to Tylor, is "a direct revival from the regions of savage philosophy and peasant folk-lore," a reversion to "primitive culture."17 At the same time Tylor associates poetry with the mythology of...
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