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The Resource Culture and communication: the logic by which symbols are connected: an introduction to the use of structuralist analysis in social anthropology, by Edmund Leach

Culture and communication: the logic by which symbols are connected: an introduction to the use of structuralist analysis in social anthropology, by Edmund Leach

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Culture and communication: the logic by which symbols are connected: an introduction to the use of structuralist analysis in social anthropology
Title
Culture and communication: the logic by which symbols are connected: an introduction to the use of structuralist analysis in social anthropology
Statement of responsibility
by Edmund Leach
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
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UkLiU
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1910-1989
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Leach, E. R.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Themes in the social sciences
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Structural anthropology
Label
Culture and communication: the logic by which symbols are connected: an introduction to the use of structuralist analysis in social anthropology, by Edmund Leach
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-102) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Empiricists and rationalists: Economic transactions and acts of communication -- Problems of terminology -- Objects, sense-images, concepts -- Signals and indices -- Transformations -- Theories of magic and sorcery -- The symbolic ordering of a man-made world: Boundaries of social space and time -- The material representation of abstract ideas: ritual condensation -- Orchestral performance as a metaphor for ritual sequence -- The physiological basis of sign/symbol sets -- Mapping: Time and space as reciprocal representations -- Rank order and orientation -- Examples of binary coding -- Mating prescriptions and proscriptions -- Logic and mytho-logic -- Basic cosmology -- Rites of transition (rites de passage) -- The logic of sacrifice -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9780521211314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Culture and communication: the logic by which symbols are connected: an introduction to the use of structuralist analysis in social anthropology, by Edmund Leach
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-102) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Empiricists and rationalists: Economic transactions and acts of communication -- Problems of terminology -- Objects, sense-images, concepts -- Signals and indices -- Transformations -- Theories of magic and sorcery -- The symbolic ordering of a man-made world: Boundaries of social space and time -- The material representation of abstract ideas: ritual condensation -- Orchestral performance as a metaphor for ritual sequence -- The physiological basis of sign/symbol sets -- Mapping: Time and space as reciprocal representations -- Rank order and orientation -- Examples of binary coding -- Mating prescriptions and proscriptions -- Logic and mytho-logic -- Basic cosmology -- Rites of transition (rites de passage) -- The logic of sacrifice -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9780521211314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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