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The Elementary Forms of Religious Life (Abridged)

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'If religion generated everything that is essential in society, this is because the idea of society is the soul of religion.' In The Elementary Forms of Religious Life (1912), Emile Durkheim set himself the task of discovering the enduring source of human social identity. He investigated what he considered to be the simplest form of documented religion - totemism among the Aborigines of Australia. Aboriginal religion was an avenue 'to yield an understanding of the religious nature of man, by showing us an essential and ...

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0192832557

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9780192832559

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2008, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

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The Elementary Forms of Religious Life
2001, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

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1995, Free Press, New York, NY

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1995, Free Press, New York, NY

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