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Warren Colman marked it as to-read Jun 21, Like many theorists of his time, Levy-Bruhl believed in a historical and evolutionary teleology leading from the primitive mind to the Western mind.

According to Levy-Bruhl, moreover, the primitive mind doesn’t address contradictions. If possible, verify the text with references provided in the foreign-language article. Machine translation like Deepl or Google Translate is a useful starting point for translations, but translators must revise errors as necessary and confirm that the translation is accurate, rather than simply copy-pasting machine-translated text into the English Wikipedia. Rick marked it as to-read Nov 08, Amazon Inspire Ljcien Educational Resources.

Amy Robertson marked it as to-read Jul 18, Inhe resigned from the institute and the Sorbonne, deciding to spend the rest of his later life writing and traveling. Combined with the tendency to ethnocentrismthis only fueled the fires of prejudice and racism.


How Natives Think by Lucien Lévy-Bruhl

On rare occasion,s clas- sic reappearssimply becauseits revolution is born again. The Nature of Religion. Published October 1st by Princeton University Press first published Chloe added it Aug 03, Thomas Riccio rated it it was amazing Dec 03, He taught in Paris until when he was appointed titular professor of the history of modern philosophy at Sorbonne. The Sacred and The Profane: In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote Wikisource.

This may not make initial common sense to the western reader but, then, the common sense of the native is not necessarily western.

A correct translation of “Mystical Judg- ment” or “Prelogical Inference” would not have lvy to the gross misinterpretation that was renderedhistorically against the thesesof this book. For more guidance, see Wikipedia: The translation title is only slightly less offensive than the well known “the savagemind” [subtend “unreflected thought”] rendering of Levi-Strauss’La Pensbesouvqge.

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He thus suggested the scientific study of different cultures and their moral systems. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Indeed, Littleton’s intro- duction alone is worth the modest price of the new edition. Full facsimile of the original edition. He was an anthropologist who nativds about the ‘primitive mind’.


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The history of earlier contributions by wikipedians is accessible to researchers here:. In this work, first published as “Les Fonctions Mentales dans les Levh Inferieures,” Levy-Bruhl speculated about what he posited as the two basic mindsets of mankind; “primitive” and “Western.

The English translation of the edition by Lilian A.

Lucien Lévy-Bruhl

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Description Reprint of Edition. Contrary to many of his critics, Levy-Bruhl does not assert completely the Law of Participation against that of contradiction, he c rather makes them combinatory laws: Sociologist Stanislav Andreski [1] argued that despite its flaws, [ which?