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The Ritual

Pub Date : 2012-02-14 | Author : Adam Nevill | Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin

ISBN 10 : 9781429950664
ISBN 13 : 1429950668

When four old University friends set off into the Scandinavian wilderness of the Arctic Circle, they aim to briefly escape the problems of their lives and reconnect with one anothe..


The Ritual Lament In Greek Tradition

Pub Date : 2002-01-01 | Author : Margaret Alexiou | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 0742507572
ISBN 13 : 9780742507579

The only generic and diachronic study of learned and popular lament and its socio-cultural contexts throughout Greek tradition in which a great diversity of sources are integrated ..


The Ritual Process

Pub Date : 2017-07-05 | Author : Victor Turner | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351474900
ISBN 13 : 1351474901

In The Ritual Process: Structure and Anti-Structure, Victor Turner examines rituals of the Ndembu in Zambia and develops his now-famous concept of "Communitas." He characterizes it..


Sacred Darkness

Pub Date : 2012-09-01 | Author : Holley Moyes | Publisher : University Press of Colorado

ISBN 10 : 9781457117503
ISBN 13 : 1457117509

Caves have been used in various ways across human society but despite the persistence within popular culture of the iconic caveman, deep caves were never used primarily as habitati..




The Ritual Of Battle

Pub Date : 1990-07-05 | Author : Alf Hiltebeitel | Publisher : SUNY Press

ISBN 10 : 0791402509
ISBN 13 : 9780791402504

This book is a study of India's great epic, the Mahabharata, against the background of Indo-European myth, epic, and ritual. It builds upon the pioneering studies in these areas by..