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The Resource Readings on premodern societies, [compiled by] Victor Lidz [and] Talcott Parsons

Readings on premodern societies, [compiled by] Victor Lidz [and] Talcott Parsons

Label
Readings on premodern societies
Title
Readings on premodern societies
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Victor Lidz [and] Talcott Parsons
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lidz, Victor M
Dewey number
301
Index
no index present
LC call number
HM19
LC item number
.L53
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1902-1979
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parsons, Talcott
Series statement
Readings in modern sociology series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociology
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Social evolution
  • Primitive societies
Label
Readings on premodern societies, [compiled by] Victor Lidz [and] Talcott Parsons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1. Introductory Readings: One. The protocultural foundations of human adaptation / A. Irving Hallowell -- Two. Religious evolution / Robert N. Bellah -- Three. The problem of structural change / Talcott Parsons -- Part 2. Primitive Societies: Four. Religion, totem, and symbolism / W. E. H. Stanner -- Five. Analysis of Purum kinship ties / Rodney Needham -- Six. Affinal ties, subsistence, and prestige among the coast salish / Wayne Suttles -- Seven. The political system of the Bemba tribe / Audrey I. Richards -- Part 3. Archaic Societies: Eight. Traditional authority / Max Weber -- Nine. The Egyptian pharoah: The Memphite theology / Henri Frankfort -- The King's person: Horus / Henri Frankfort -- Ten. Two aspects of the feudal period in ancient Egypt: The question of feudal institutions in ancient Egypt / William F. Edgerton -- The values of life in ancient Egypt / John A. Wilson -- Eleven. The theological aspect of Mesopotamian kingship / Henri Frankfort -- Twelve. Three aspects of Mesopotamian law: Legal and social institutions of the Babylonians and Assyrians / Sabatino Moscati -- Law and statecraft in Babylon / H. W. F. Saggs -- Courts and punishment in Babylon / G. R. Driver and J. C. Miles -- Part 4. Historic Civilizations: Thirteen. Max Weber's systematic typology of religion / Talcott Parsons -- Fourteen. Political orientations of bureaucracies in centralized empires / S. N. Eisenstadt -- Fifteen. The Chinese literati / Max Weber -- Sixteen. Caste and the four life-stages in traditional India / Heinrich Zimmer -- Seventeen. Laws of class and stage of life in India / A. L. Basham -- Eighteen. Government, social structure, and the religious institution in Islamic society: The religious institution / Hamilton Gibb and Harold Bowen -- Government and the social structure / Hamilton Gibb and Harold Bowen -- Nineteen. Roman law as the law of the world / Rudolf Sohm -- Part 5. The Seedbed Societies: Twenty. The God of the sufferers / Martin Buber
  • Twenty one. The Greek city-state and its ideal of justice / Werner Jaeger -- Twenty two. The Athenian democracy and its critics / A. H. M. Jones
Control code
402595
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 353 pages
Isbn
9780137619245
Lccn
72166139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)473702
Label
Readings on premodern societies, [compiled by] Victor Lidz [and] Talcott Parsons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1. Introductory Readings: One. The protocultural foundations of human adaptation / A. Irving Hallowell -- Two. Religious evolution / Robert N. Bellah -- Three. The problem of structural change / Talcott Parsons -- Part 2. Primitive Societies: Four. Religion, totem, and symbolism / W. E. H. Stanner -- Five. Analysis of Purum kinship ties / Rodney Needham -- Six. Affinal ties, subsistence, and prestige among the coast salish / Wayne Suttles -- Seven. The political system of the Bemba tribe / Audrey I. Richards -- Part 3. Archaic Societies: Eight. Traditional authority / Max Weber -- Nine. The Egyptian pharoah: The Memphite theology / Henri Frankfort -- The King's person: Horus / Henri Frankfort -- Ten. Two aspects of the feudal period in ancient Egypt: The question of feudal institutions in ancient Egypt / William F. Edgerton -- The values of life in ancient Egypt / John A. Wilson -- Eleven. The theological aspect of Mesopotamian kingship / Henri Frankfort -- Twelve. Three aspects of Mesopotamian law: Legal and social institutions of the Babylonians and Assyrians / Sabatino Moscati -- Law and statecraft in Babylon / H. W. F. Saggs -- Courts and punishment in Babylon / G. R. Driver and J. C. Miles -- Part 4. Historic Civilizations: Thirteen. Max Weber's systematic typology of religion / Talcott Parsons -- Fourteen. Political orientations of bureaucracies in centralized empires / S. N. Eisenstadt -- Fifteen. The Chinese literati / Max Weber -- Sixteen. Caste and the four life-stages in traditional India / Heinrich Zimmer -- Seventeen. Laws of class and stage of life in India / A. L. Basham -- Eighteen. Government, social structure, and the religious institution in Islamic society: The religious institution / Hamilton Gibb and Harold Bowen -- Government and the social structure / Hamilton Gibb and Harold Bowen -- Nineteen. Roman law as the law of the world / Rudolf Sohm -- Part 5. The Seedbed Societies: Twenty. The God of the sufferers / Martin Buber
  • Twenty one. The Greek city-state and its ideal of justice / Werner Jaeger -- Twenty two. The Athenian democracy and its critics / A. H. M. Jones
Control code
402595
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 353 pages
Isbn
9780137619245
Lccn
72166139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)473702

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