Beginnings in Ritual Studies / Edition 1

Beginnings in Ritual Studies / Edition 1

by Ronald L. Grimes
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2901570030016
Publisher:
University of South Carolina Press
Publication date:
12/28/1994
Series:
Studies in Comparative Religion
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
300

Table of Contents

Tables
General Editor's Preface
Preface to the Revised Edition
Preface to the First Edition
Acknowledgments
1Interpreting Ritual in the Field5
2Mapping the Field of Ritual24
3Modes of Ritual Sensibility40
4Defining Nascent Ritual58
5Masking78
6Sitting and Eating90
7Modes of Zen Ritual104
8A Psychosomatic Theory: Gotthard Booth123
9Religious and Anthropological Theories: Theodor Gaster and Victor Turner137
10Jerzy Grotowski's Poor Theater164
11Jerzy Grotowski's Theater of Sources177
12Ritualizing at Actor's Lab189
13Two Public Celebrations220
14Tempest on Snake Island231
15Parashamanism253
Notes269
References272
Index284

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