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Totemism by Claude Lévi-Strauss
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Dec 26, 08

bookshelves: anthropology, religion
Read in January, 1969

A seminal work. The topic is ostensibly totemism, but more profoundly, Levi-Strauss unveils an entire methodology, showing, inter alia, how metaphor organizes social organization.

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