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Hocart, A. M. (Arthur Maurice) 1884-1939

Overview
Works: 144 works in 462 publications in 4 languages and 5,954 library holdings
Genres: History  Manuscripts  Archives 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Honoree, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: JC21, 301.4492
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Most widely held works about A. M Hocart
 
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Most widely held works by A. M Hocart
Kings and councillors : an essay in the comparative anatomy of human society by A. M Hocart( Book )

24 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life-giving myth and other essays by A. M Hocart( Book )

55 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The life-giving myth and other essays by A. M Hocart( )

8 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caste, a comparative study by A. M Hocart( Book )

20 editions published between 1950 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kingship by A. M Hocart( Book )

43 editions published between 1926 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagination and proof : selected essays of A.M. Hocart by A. M Hocart( Book )

10 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life-giving myth by A. M Hocart( )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myths are the expression of a form of knowledge essential to life. Including mainly previously unpublished work by A.M. Hocart the book examines such issues as: Why a queen should not have been married before; why a guest is sacred; why people are believed to have been turned into stone; how money originated. These issues are considered as part of a socio-religious complex embraced in many parts of the world, both East and West. (There are chapters on the UK, India, Sri Lanka, Africa, Fiji, Egypt, and Ancient Greece)
Social origins by A. M Hocart( Book )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The labyrinth; further studies in the relation between myth and ritual in the ancient world by S. H Hooke( Book )

10 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of Ceylon by H. W Codrington( Book )

15 editions published between 1926 and 1994 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The progress of man; a short survey of his evolution, his customs and his works by A. M Hocart( Book )

11 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The northern states of Fiji by A. M Hocart( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 1994 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lau Islands, Fiji by A. M Hocart( Book )

10 editions published between 1929 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rois et courtisans by A. M Hocart( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in French and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Temple of the Tooth in Kandy by A. M Hocart( Book )

15 editions published between 1931 and 1996 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les castes by A. M Hocart( Book )

7 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les progrès de l'homme by A. M Hocart( Book )

6 editions published in 1935 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lau Fijians : OQ06( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lau Fijians occupy the central and southern islands, forming the chiefdom of Lakemba, of the Lau island chain that is part of Fiji. This file on the Lau Fijians consists of 12 documents. Laura Thompson's work, fieldwork in 1933-1934, constitutes the bulk of the data
Papers, 1909-1939 by A. M Hocart( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Maurice Hocart anthropologist

Arthur Maurice Hocart anthropologue

Arthur Maurice Hocart antropólogo belga

Arthur Maurice Hocart antropólogu belxicanu (1883–1939)

Arthur Maurice Hocart Belgisch antropoloog (1883-1939)

Hocart, A. M.

Hocart, A. M. 1884-1939

Hocart, Arthur M.

Hocart, Arthur M. 1883-1939

Hocart Arthur Maurice

Hocart, Arthur Maurice 1884-1939

アーサー・モーリス・ホカート

ホカート, A.M.

亞瑟·莫里斯·侯卡特

Languages
English (240)

French (26)

Spanish (10)

Japanese (4)