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Claude Lévi-Strauss : a critical study of his thought

by Maurice Godelier ; translated by Nora Scott.
  • London ; Brooklyn, NY : Verso, 2018.
  • Copyright Notice: ©2018
  • xx, 540 pages ; 24 cm
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Summary
  • "One of the world's leading anthropologists assesses the work of the founder of structural anthropology Anthropologist Claude Levi-Strauss was among the most influential thinkers of the 20th century. In this rigorous study, Maurice Godelier traces the evolution of his thought. Focusing primarily on Levi-Strauss' analysis of kinship and myth, Godelier provides an assessment of his intellectual achievements and legacy. Meticulously researched,Claude Levi-Strauss is written in a clear and accessible style. The culmination of decades of engagement with Levi-Strauss' work, this book will prove indispensible to students of Levi-Strauss' thought and structural anthropology more generally"--
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  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Eisenhower copy: Purchased with funds from the George Wallace Bunnell Memorial Fund; FY2019.
ISBN
  • 9781784787066
  • 178478706X
  • 9781784787073
  • 1784787078
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2018012500
  • OCLC: 1029769451
  • OCLC: 1029769451