Structure as a Collective Memory of Cultural Systems
The main assumption of the paper centers around the notion of memory as an apriori mechanism of culture formation. According to the founders of the structuralist movement all phenomena are based on differentiation that is, binary structuring. The latter is unconsciously carried on and passed on to following stages of human development of various sections of human culture and civilization.
KeywordsLanguage System Cultural Phenomenon Human World Binary Structure Binary Opposition
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