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Claude Lévi-Strauss: an introduction.

Octavio Paz

Claude Lévi-Strauss: an introduction.

Translated from the Spanish by J.S. Bernstein and Maxine Bernstein.

by Octavio Paz

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lévi-Strauss, Claude

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination159 p. ;
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21691472M

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Structural Anthropology provides an introduction to his distinctive approach to anthropology as the study of a science of general principles. The now renowned 'structural method, ' which has changed the face of social anthropology, views man and society in terms of universals--kinship, social organization, religion and mythology, and by: I would also recommend this book as an introduction to the work of Lévi-Strauss.

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Written concisely Brand: University of Chicago Press.Lévi-Strauss's life and influence are recounted in E. Nelson and Tanya Hayes, eds., Claude Lévi-Strauss: The Anthropologist as Hero (). Octavio Paz, Claude Lévi-Strauss: An Introduction (trans.

), is an admiring exploration of his ideas. Edmund Leach, Claude Lévi-Strauss (), is a critical study.