The Resource Magic and religion, by Andrew Lang

Magic and religion, by Andrew Lang

Label
Magic and religion
Title
Magic and religion
Statement of responsibility
by Andrew Lang
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes numerous references to Aboriginal religion; principles of magic - delay the course of the sun in Australia; theory of loan gods - critique of Tylor and Frazer - includes responses to Frazer's claim of Aboriginal primitivism; discusses the debate over the European origin of the belief in a supreme being (Baiame, Boyma, Bunjil) - history of recording and review of the evidence; origins and nature of Aboriginal magic, Gods and religion - Arunta philosophy; Aboriginal views of death; meaning of concentric circular design - Arunta sacred boards and totemism
Cataloging source
ANL
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1844-1912
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Lang, Andrew
Dewey number
291.13
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Frazer, James George
  • Magic
  • Mythology
  • Religions
Label
Magic and religion, by Andrew Lang
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000003209439
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 316 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Magic and religion, by Andrew Lang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000003209439
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 316 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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