Lévi-Strauss: Modern, Ultramodern, Antimodern

Fabietti, Ugo EM
May 2013
Diogenes;May2013, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p24
Academic Journal
The author discusses the work of French anthropologist Claude Lévi-Strauss, categorizing his works over his career as belonging to modern, ultra-modern, or anti-modern periods. Topics include his theories on structural linguistics, humanism, and freedom. Several of Lévi-Strauss' writings are analyzed, including "Tristes Tropiques," "The Naked Man", "The Savage Mind" and "Mythologiques."


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