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"I am sure it must be true that people opt out of the mainstream society because they feel that there are going to be no rewards for them, if they stay." -- 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.
Total Books: 106
Her area was social anthropology; she was considered a follower of Émile Durkheim and a proponent of structuralist analysis, with a strong interest in comparative religion.