The vicissitudes of totemism : one hundred years after Totem and taboo / Gérard Lucas.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Lucas, Gérard, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London : Karnac Books Ltd., 2015.
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Table of Contents:
  • COVER; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABOUT THE AUTHOR; PREFACE; Introduction; CHAPTER ONE An outline of the situation of totemism in anthropology in the years following the First World War; CHAPTER TWO From the 1920s to the Second World War; CHAPTER THREE Returning to the circumstances ofthe publication and translation of Totem and Taboo; CHAPTER FOUR Totemism and anthropology after the Second World War; CHAPTER FIVE Psychoanalytic interpretation: with and without the patient; CHAPTER SIX The misfortunes of ambition; CHAPTER SEVEN The evolution of practices.
  • CHAPTER EIGHT Beyond nature and cultureCHAPTER NINE The new possibility of discussions on the principle axes of Freud's thought in Totem and Taboo; CHAPTER TEN Totem and Taboo, politics, and law; CHAPTER ELEVEN Totemic systems and totalitarianisms: the point of view of Totem and Taboo; CHAPTER TWELVE The price of murderous consent?; APPENDIX Summary of the main lines of Freud's essay; NOTES; REFERENCES; INDEX.