Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World

By René Girard


An astonishing work of cultural criticism, this book is widely recognized as a brilliant and devastating challenge to conventional views of literature, anthropology, religion, and psychoanalysis. In its scope and itnerest it can be compared with Freud’s Totem and Taboo, the subtext Girard refutes with polemic daring, vast erudition, and a persuasiv…


Published date: January 1, 1978
Type: Books
Genre: Philosophy

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