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Encyclopedia of Taboos
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Encyclopedia of Taboos (Hardback)

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Synopsis

From ancient times to the present, taboos have affected our societies, as demonstrated in this encyclopedia full of unusual information from around the world.





* 150 A-Z entries including separate entries on the foremost writers on the subject, including Sigmund Freud, Mary Douglas, Edmund Leach, Franz Steiner, and Frederick Barth



* Includes an introduction and bibliography

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSociologySociology: customs & traditionsReference & ResearchEncyclopaedias & reference worksReference works Publisher: ABC-CLIO Publication Date: 01/12/2000 ISBN-13: 9781576070697  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Lynn Holden is a post-doctoral fellow at the School of Scottish Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland.

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