The Golden Bough
A Study of Magic and ReligioneBook - 2009
Sir James George Frazer's The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion is a broad comparative study of mythology and religion. Treating religion as a cultural phenomenon rather than discussing it from a theological perspective, the effect of The Golden Bough on both European literature and the emerging discipline of anthropology was substantial. The pioneering anthropologist Bronislaw Malinowski said of it: No sooner had I read this great work than I became...
Publisher: [United States?] : Floating Press, ©2009.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1667 pages)