Magic, Science and Religion: And Other Essays
The author takes into account the various views of religion which Tylor, Frazer, Marett, and Durkheim have given and goes on from there to provide his own conception that religion and magic are ways men have to make the world acceptable.
PRIMITIVE MAN AND HIS RELIGION
RATIONAL MASTERY BY MAN OF
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