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Violence and the Sacred free pdf A brilliant study of human evil, that explores violence as it is represented and occurs throughout history, literature and myth.

About Rene Girard

Rene Girard (1923-) was Professor of French Language, Literature and Civilization at Stanford University from 1981 until his retirement in 1995.

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Author : Rene Girard
Publisher : Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
Data Published : 01 January 2005
ISBN : 0826477186
EAN : 9780826477187
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 362 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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