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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 16 related to The Forest of Symbols: Aspects of Ndembu Ritual.   

Dramas, Fields, and Metaphors: Symbolic Action in Human Society

Victor Witter Turner - Social Science - 1975 - 309 pages
In this book, Victor Turner is concerned with various kinds of social actions and how they relate to, and come to acquire meaning through, metaphors and paradigms in their ...
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Image and Pilgrimage in Christian Culture: Anthropological Perspectives

Victor Witter Turner, Edith L. B. Turner - Art - 1995 - 281 pages
First published in 1978 and hailed by Culture as constituting "an important foreshadowing of issues that have become prominent in more recent anthropology," this classic book ...
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The Anthropology of Experience

Victor Witter Turner, Edward M. Bruner - Social Science - 1986 - 391 pages
"Fourteen authors, including many of the best-known scholars in the field, explore how people actually experience their culture and how those experiences are expressed in forms ...
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Political Anthropology

Marc J. Swartz, Victor Witter Turner, Arthur Tuden - Social Science - 1979 - 309 pages
Politics: a static network of structural and functional models? Is it a "given" set of rules, statuses and procedures? Or a dynamic process, a continuum related to the past as ...
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