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The Philosophy of Enchantment: Studies in Folktale, Cultural Criticism, and Anthropology

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The Philosophy of Enchantment: Studies in Folktale, Cultural Criticism, and Anthropology - Collingwood, R G, and Boucher, David (Editor), and James, Wendy (Editor)
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This is the long-awaited publication of a set of writings by the British philosopher, historian, and archaeologist R.G. Collingwood (1889-1943) on critical, anthropological, and cultural themes only hinted at in his previously available work. At the core are six essays on folktale and magic in which Collingwood applies the principles of his philosophy of history to problems in the long-term evolution of human society and culture. The volume opens with three substantial introductory essays by the editors, authorities in ...

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The Philosophy of Enchantment: Studies in Folktale, Cultural Criticism, and Anthropology 2007, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199228089

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The Philosophy of Enchantment: Studies in Folktale, Cultural Criticism, and Anthropology 2005, Clarendon Press, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199262533

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