Conversations with Ogotemmêli. An Introduction to Dogon Religious Ideas. Marcel Griaule Introduction by Germaine Dieterlen. Publication Date – November . Conversations with Ogotemmeli by Marcel Griaule, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Conversations with Ogotemmêli: an introduction to Dogon religious ideas. Front Cover. Marcel Griaule. Published for the International African Institute by the.
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Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Paperback conversatione, pages. Caitlin Cohen rated it liked it Aug 26, Dane Visz rated it it was amazing Nov 12, For the general reader like meit’ Social anthropologist Griaule reports a Dogon world view, cosmogony, and philosophy in elaborate detail. Please enter your name.
Conversations with Ogotemmêli: An Introduction to Dogon Religious Ideas by Marcel Griaule
It is quite a difficult book to understand as many of the ideas and symbols are so foreign to a western mindset. Please re-enter recipient e-mail address es. It is good to have this material now in English. Read this decades ago on the recommendation of coversations anthro professor. User lists Similar Items. Cancel Forgot your password? User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
Linked Data More info about Linked Data. Read and forget, read and remember, a self beyond the self you will die with. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Iwth I ogotemmeil it, no one’s been able to find Dogon folks who corroborate the stories Marcel dug up.
Common terms and phrases African altar animals anthill anvil arms Bambara baobab bellows Binu blood oogtemmeli calabash celestial granary circumcision clitoris colour copper courtyard cowries cubits cult dance dead death Digitaria Dogon Dogon language door drink drum ears earth eight ancestors European facade female fibres fingers fire fonio force four hammer hand head heaven Hogon human impure iron jackal Koguem L6be life-force liver living Lower Ogol male man’s Marcel Griaule masks master of Speech millet Nazarene objects Ogotemmeli Ogotemmeli’s organ pair pediment Phrygian cap prepuce priest primal field recalled represented ritual rock round sacrifice sanctuary Sanga scorpion scree seeds serpent seventh ancestor seventh Nummo sex organ sexual side skin smith soul square stairway stones symbol things Third Word thread conversaations took twins Upper Ogol village wall warp Water Spirit weaving woman womb women world-system.
Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Miranda rated it liked it Jul 07, Whether the Dogon folks decided to stop talking to outsiders or Ogotemmeli was a gifted and lone tale-spinner hardly matters to me. Conversatoons Policy Terms and Conditions. From seemingly simple beginnings, a complex system of thought and classification is gradually built up.
Conversations with Ogotemmêli: An Introduction to Dogon Religious Ideas
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There’s no discussion of Sirius B and that mystery which is probably not due to shapeshifting Rothschild aliens, as fun as it is to imaginebut there are definitely some bits in here that those dedicated to esotericism will get a kick out o Being twins and all, I couldn’t help but imagine the Nummo as Nukie and Miko the whole time I was reading.
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It is quite a A fascinating introduction to an ancient traditional society and its patterns of thought. That bit of callous but true!
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Home About Help Search. This was a really interesting, kind of written like an ethnography.