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Purity and Danger: An Analysis of Concepts of Pollution and Taboo (Routledge Classics)
Purity and Danger: An Analysis of Concepts of Pollution and Taboo (Routledge Classics)
Professor Mary Douglas
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In Purity and Danger Mary Douglas identifies the concern for purity as a key theme at the heart of every society. In lively and lucid prose she explains its relevance for every reader by revealing its wide-ranging impact on our attitudes to society, values, cosmology and knowledge. The book has... Read More

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