Books Price Comparison (Including Amazon) - Guaranteed Lowest Prices on Books


Readings in Ritual Studies

Readings in Ritual Studies
Author: N/A
ISBN 13: 9780023472534
ISBN 10: 23472537
Edition: 1
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication Date: 1995-12-10
Format: Paperback
Pages: 577
List Price: $118.60

This is the most comprehensive collection of articles on ritual ever assembled.

The book includes selections by internationally known scholars such as Victor Turner and Clifford Geertz, as well as innovative piece s that illustrate the extraordinary interdisciplinary range of contemporary ritual studies. Grimes has drawn readings from the entire range of ritual—encompassing its secular, political and dramatic expressions as well as its religious ones.