Myth, Ritual and Religion - Volume 1 ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Andrew Lang

Myth, Ritual and Religion - Volume 1

pubOne.info
Publication date: September 2010
ISBN: 9782819943655
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

List price:
$2.49
Our price:
$1.99

You save: $0.50 (20%)
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
pubOne.info present you this new edition. When this book first appeared (1886), the philological school of interpretation of religion and myth, being then still powerful in England, was criticised and opposed by the author. In Science, as on the Turkish throne of old, "Amurath to Amurath succeeds"; the philological theories of religion and myth have now yielded to anthropological methods. The centre of the anthropological position was the "ghost theory" of Mr. Herbert Spencer, the "Animistic" theory of Mr. E. R. Tylor, according to whom the propitiation of ancestral and other spirits leads to polytheism, and thence to monotheism. In the second edition (1901) of this work the author argued that the belief in a "relatively supreme being, " anthropomorphic was as old as, and might be even older, than animistic religion. This theory he exhibited at greater length, and with a larger collection of evidence, in his Making of Religion.
Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
Myth, Ritual and Religion - Volume 1 ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
328 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by Andrew Lang
The Red True Story Book ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Andrew Lang
The Red True Story Book
Andrew Lang
Start Classics, April 2014
ISBN: 9781609777067
Format: ePub
List Price: $2.49 Our price: $1.99
The Orange Fairy Book ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Andrew Lang
The Orange Fairy Book
Andrew Lang
Start Classics, April 2014
ISBN: 9781609776749
Format: ePub
List Price: $2.49 Our price: $1.99
The Library ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Andrew Lang
The Library
Andrew Lang
Start Classics, April 2014
ISBN: 9781609776626
Format: ePub
Our price: $0.99
The Yellow Fairy Book ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Andrew Lang
The Yellow Fairy Book
Andrew Lang
Start Classics, April 2014
ISBN: 9781609777166
Format: ePub
Our price: $0.99