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The Resource An introduction to the history of religion, F.B. Jevons

An introduction to the history of religion, F.B. Jevons

Label
An introduction to the history of religion
Title
An introduction to the history of religion
Statement of responsibility
F.B. Jevons
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
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1858-1936.,
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Jevons, F. B.
Dewey number
291
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Routledge revivals
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Religion
Label
An introduction to the history of religion, F.B. Jevons
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in 1902 by Methuen & Co
Contents
1. Introductory -- 2. Outline of the argument -- 3. The supernatural -- 4. Sympathetic magic -- 5. Life and death -- 6. Taboo : its transmissibility -- 7. Things taboo -- 8. Taboo, morality, and religion -- 9. Totemism -- 10. Survivals of totemism -- 11. Animal sacrifice : the altar -- 12. Animal sacrifice : the sacrificial meal -- 13. Fetishism -- 14. Family gods and guardian spirits -- 15. Ancestor-worship -- 16. Tree and plant worship -- 17. Nature-worship -- 18. Syncretism and polytheism -- 19. Mythology -- 20. Priesthood -- 21. The next life -- 22. The transmigration of souls -- 23. The mysteries -- 24. The Eleusinian mysteries -- 25. Monotheism -- 26. The evolution of belief
Control code
9781315747019
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 443 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315747019
Other control number
10.4324/9781315747019
System control number
(OCoLC)897455975
Label
An introduction to the history of religion, F.B. Jevons
Publication
Note
First published in 1902 by Methuen & Co
Contents
1. Introductory -- 2. Outline of the argument -- 3. The supernatural -- 4. Sympathetic magic -- 5. Life and death -- 6. Taboo : its transmissibility -- 7. Things taboo -- 8. Taboo, morality, and religion -- 9. Totemism -- 10. Survivals of totemism -- 11. Animal sacrifice : the altar -- 12. Animal sacrifice : the sacrificial meal -- 13. Fetishism -- 14. Family gods and guardian spirits -- 15. Ancestor-worship -- 16. Tree and plant worship -- 17. Nature-worship -- 18. Syncretism and polytheism -- 19. Mythology -- 20. Priesthood -- 21. The next life -- 22. The transmigration of souls -- 23. The mysteries -- 24. The Eleusinian mysteries -- 25. Monotheism -- 26. The evolution of belief
Control code
9781315747019
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 443 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315747019
Other control number
10.4324/9781315747019
System control number
(OCoLC)897455975

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