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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 on critical, anthropological, and cultural themes only hinted at in his previously available work. At the centre of the book are six chapters of a study of folktale and magic, composed by Collingwood in the mid-1930s and intended for development into a book. Here Collingwood applies the principles of his philosophy of history to problems in the long-term evolution of human society and culture ...

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

ISBN-13: 9780199228089

Trade paperback

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

ISBN-13: 9780199262533

Hardcover