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Violence and the Sacred

Author: René Girard
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2013, ©2013.
Series: Bloomsbury Revelations
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: René Girard
ISBN: 9781472530028 1472530020 9781472529251 1472529251
OCLC Number: 1012126952
Description: 1 online resource (362 pages).
Contents: Cover; HalfTitle; Series; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Sacrifice; 2 The Sacrificial Crisis; 3 Oedipus and the Surrogate Victim; 4 The Origins of Myth and Ritual; 5 Dionysus; 6 From Mimetic Desire to the Monstrous Double; 7 Freud and the Oedipus Complex; 8 Totem and Taboo and the Incest Prohibition; 9 Lévi-Strauss, Structuralism, and Marriage Laws; 10 The Gods, the Dead, the Sacred, and Sacrificial Substitution; 11 The Unity of All Rites; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Bloomsbury Revelations
Responsibility: René Girard.

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