Violence and the Sacred
Johns Hopkins University Press, 1977 - Rites and ceremonies - 333 pages
An anthropological and literary examination of myth and ritual in human society, René Girard's profound work demonstrates that violencepervades all forms of the sacred and lies at the very basis of religion.--Book jacket.
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Two The Sacrificial Crisis
Three Oedipus and the Surrogate Victim
Seven Freud and the Oedipus Complex
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