The Rites of Passage

Originally published in English in 1960. This edition reprints the paperback edition of 1977.

The Rites of Passage

The Rites of Passage

Van Gennep was the first observer of human behaviour to note that the ritual ceremonies that accompany the landmarks of human life differ only in detail from one culture to another, and that they are in essence universal. Originally published in English in 1960. This edition reprints the paperback edition of 1977.

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The Rites of Passage
Language: en
Pages: 208
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Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Van Gennep was the first observer of human behaviour to note that the ritual ceremonies that accompany the landmarks of human life differ only in detail from one culture to another, and that they are in essence universal. Originally published in English in 1960. This edition reprints the paperback edition
Rites of Passage
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Nicola McDonald, W. M. Ormrod
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

A wide variety of texts (from chronicles to Chaucer) studied for evidence of medieval attitudes towards the processes of change as they affected individuals at all points of their lives.
Rites of Passage in Ancient Greece
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Mark William Padilla
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Bucknell University Press

The twelve essays in this volume of Bucknell Review treat the topic of rites of passage in ancient Greece, focusing largely on Athenian tragedy, but also Plato, the Greek novel, the festival of Anthesteria, and other topics.
The Rites of Passage, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Arnold van Gennep
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-24 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

A CLASSIC WORK OF ANTHROPOLOGY—OVER SEVENTY THOUSAND COPIES SOLD With a new introduction by Pulitzer Prize–winner David I. Kertzer Arnold van Gennep’s masterwork, The Rites of Passage, has been a staple of anthropological education for more than a century. First published in French in 1909, and translated into English by
Rites of Passage
Language: en
Pages: 347
Authors: Sanjoy Hazarika
Categories: Bangladesh
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