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The Golden bough: a study in magic and religion

Author: Frazer, James George Series: Oxford world's classics Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP) 1994.Edition: A new abridgement from the 2nd and 3rd editionsLanguage: EnglishDescription: 858 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 0192835416Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
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Print GN502 .F73 1994
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Includes bibliographical references and index

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The Golden Bough A Study in Magic and Religion Contents Acknowledgements Introduction Note on the Text Select Bibliography A Chronology of Sir James George Frazer THE GOLDEN BOUGH BOOK I: THE KING OF THE WOOD vii ix xl xliv xlvii 1. The King of the Wood 2. Priestly Kings 3. Magic and Religion 4. Human Gods 5. Departmental Kings of Nature 6. The Worship of Trees 7. The Sacred Marriage 8. The Kings of Rome 9. The Succession to the Kingdom 10. The Burden of Royalty 11. The Perils of the Soul 12. Taboos BOOK II: KILLING THE GOD 9 22 26 60 77 82 98 114 122 134 153 166 1. The Mortality of the Gods 2. The Killing of the Divine King 3. Temporary Kings 4. Sacrifice of the King's Son 5. The Killing of the Tree-Spirit 6. Adonis 7. Sacred Prostitution 8. The Ritual of Adonis 9. Attis 10. The Hanged God 223 228 254 261 273 300 320 331 346 353 vi Contents 11. Osiris 12. Feasts of All Souls 13. Isis 14. Mother-kin and Mother Goddesses 15. Dionysus 16. Demeter and Persephone 17. Woman's Part in Primitive Agriculture 18. The Corn-Mother and Corn-Maiden 19. Lityerses 20. The Corn-Spirit as an Animal 21. Eating the God 22. The Flesh Diet 23. Killing the Divine Animal BOOK III: THE SCAPEGOAT 366 375 387 390 396 405 411 417 435 455 498 511 521 1. The Transference of Evil 2. Ancient Scapegoats 3. Killing the God in Mexico 4. The Saturnalia 5. The Crucifixion of Christ BOOK IV: THE GOLDEN BOUGH 557 591 607 630 666 1. Between Heaven and Earth 2. The Seclusion of Girls 3. Balder's Fires 4. The External Soul 5. Death and Resurrection 6. The Golden Bough Explanatory Notes Index 679 686 706 750 785 794 809 843

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