From a simple masquerade to the mask, from a ‘role’ to a ‘person’, to a name, to an individual; from the latter to a being possessing metaphysical and moral value; from a moral consciousness to a sacred being; from the latter to a fundamental form of thought and action — the course is accomplished. (Mauss, 1985:22)
KeywordsReligious Service Religious Ritual Collective Judgement Dead Person Funerary Ritual
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