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The Resource Masks and masking : faces of tradition and belief worldwide, Gary Edson

Masks and masking : faces of tradition and belief worldwide, Gary Edson

Label
Masks and masking : faces of tradition and belief worldwide
Title
Masks and masking
Title remainder
faces of tradition and belief worldwide
Statement of responsibility
Gary Edson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edson, Gary
Dewey number
391.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Masks
  • Masks
  • Masks
  • Masks
Target audience
general
Label
Masks and masking : faces of tradition and belief worldwide, Gary Edson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 235-248
Contents
Introduction -- Symbolic mutilation -- Substitute faces -- Cultural signs -- Ingenious expression -- Masks, magic, and power -- Mystic assumptions -- Masks as communal symbols -- Masks as couriers of myths -- Shape-shifting faces -- Somatic metamorphosis -- Dramatic apparitions -- Masking the other face
Control code
000028587724
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 259 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780786421183
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Masks and masking : faces of tradition and belief worldwide, Gary Edson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 235-248
Contents
Introduction -- Symbolic mutilation -- Substitute faces -- Cultural signs -- Ingenious expression -- Masks, magic, and power -- Mystic assumptions -- Masks as communal symbols -- Masks as couriers of myths -- Shape-shifting faces -- Somatic metamorphosis -- Dramatic apparitions -- Masking the other face
Control code
000028587724
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 259 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780786421183
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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