TITLE

The Elementary Forms of Religious Life/The Elementary Forms of Religious Life (Book)

AUTHOR(S)
Morrison, Ken
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Social Forces;Sep2003, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p399
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews two books. "The Elementary Forms of Religious Life," by Emile Durkheim and translated by Karen E. Fields; "The Elementary Forms of Religious Life," by Emile Durkheim and translated by Carol Cosman.
ACCESSION #
11233239

 

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