James (Georgy) Frazer

James (Georgy) Frazer

a British anthropologist, folklorist and historian of religion
By religion, then, I understand a propitiation or conciliation of powers superior to man which are believed to direct and control the course of nature and of human life. James (Georgy) Frazer quotes

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Anatoly Yurkin Life is an intrigue of repeatability. [06/15/2019 12:06:39] More