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"Just in our lifetime our society has become looser and more private, it becomes extremely difficult to hold to any permanent commitment whatever, least of all to organized religion." -- Mary Douglas
Dame Mary Douglas, DBE, FBA (25 March 1921 — 16 May 2007) was a British anthropologist, known for her writings on human culture and symbolism.

Her area was social anthropology; she was considered a follower of mile Durkheim and a proponent of structuralist analysis, with a strong interest in comparative religion.

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Total Books: 106
Cultures and Crises Understanding Risk and Resolution
2013 - Cultures and Crises Understanding Risk and Resolution (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781446254660
ISBN-10: 1446254666
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
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A Very Personal Method Anthropological Essays Drawn From Life
Very Personal Method
2013 - Very Personal Method (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781446254684
ISBN-10: 1446254682
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
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In the Active Voice
2012 - In the Active Voice [Routledge Revivals] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780415668736
ISBN-10: 0415668735
Genres: Business & Money, Reference, Politics & Social Sciences
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How Institutions Think
2012 - How Institutions Think [Routledge Revivals] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780415684781
ISBN-10: 0415684781
Genres: Reference, Politics & Social Sciences
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Across Greenland's Ice-fields The Adventures Of Nansen And Peary On The Great Ice-cap
Implicit Meanings
2011 - Implicit Meanings (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780415606738
ISBN-10: 041560673X
Genres: Reference, Nonfiction
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The Lele of the Kasai
2010 - The Lele of the Kasai [Collected Works] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780415606721
ISBN-10: 0415606721
Genres: Reference, Politics & Social Sciences
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Thinking in Circles An Essay on Ring Composition
2010 - Thinking in Circles an Essay on Ring Composition [The Terry Lectures Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780300167856
ISBN-10: 0300167857
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The White North With Nordenskild De Long and Nansen
2009 - The White North with Nordenskild De Long and Nansen (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781150793011
ISBN-10: 1150793015
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The White North
2009 - The White North (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780217287401
ISBN-10: 0217287409
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Across Greenland's ice-fields
2009 - Across Greenland's Ice-fields (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780217163521
ISBN-10: 0217163521
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Rules and Meanings
2008 - Rules and Meanings [Mary Douglas Collected Works] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780415488501
ISBN-10: 0415488508
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Food in the Social Order
2008 - Food in the Social Order [Mary Douglas: Collected Works] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780415488525
ISBN-10: 0415488524
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Across Greenland's Ice Fields The Adventures Of Nansen And Peary On The Great Ice Cap
2008 - Across Greenland's Ice Fields the Adventures of Nansen and Peary on the Great Ice Cap [1902] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781436929080
ISBN-10: 1436929083
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Being Fair to Trout The Fishing Essays of Gilbert Tew
2008 - Being Fair to Trout the Fishing Essays of Gilbert Tew (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781899600816
ISBN-10: 1899600817
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Jacob's Tears The Priestly Work of Reconciliation
El Levitico Como Literatura/ Leviticus As Literature
2006 - El Levitico Como Literatura/ Leviticus As Literature [Antropologia Gedisa - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788497840804
ISBN-10: 8497840801
Genre: Nonfiction
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Natural Symbols Explorations in Cosmology
2003 - Natural Symbols Explorations in Cosmology [Routledgeclassics] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780415314541
ISBN-10: 0415314542
Genre: Nonfiction
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Entertaining with Longaberger Celebrating the Seasons
2003 - Entertaining with Longaberger Celebrating the Seasons (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780970181336
ISBN-10: 0970181337
Genre: Cookbooks, Food & Wine
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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Purity and Danger An Analysis of the Concepts of Pollution and Taboo
2002 - Purity and Danger an Analysis of the Concepts of Pollution and Taboo (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780415289955
ISBN-10: 0415289955
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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2001 - In the Wilderness the Doctrine of Defilement in the Book of Numbers [Journal for the Study of the Old Testament. Supplement Series, 158] (Paperback)
1999 - Kings and Queens of Britain [Collins Fact Books] (Paperback)
1994 - Sooty's Magic Garden [Sooty tape packs] (Paperback)
1981 - Edward Evans-pritchard [Penguin modern masters] (Paperback)Hardcover
1980 - Edward Evans-pritchard 2 [Modern masters] (Hardcover)Paperback
1972 - Man in Africa [Social Science Paperbacks] (Paperback)Hardcover
The Crazy Crazy Names Book [Red Fox Non-fiction] (Paperback)
P L/1 [Automatic Computation] (Paperback)Hardcover
In the Wilderness the Doctrine in the Book of Numbers [Journal for the Study of the Old Testament] (Hardcover)
Estilos De Pensar [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)