Douglas identifies the concern for purity as a key theme at the heart of every society. In lively and lucid prose she explains its relevance for every reader by revealing its wide-ranging impact on our attitudes to society, values, cosmology and knowledge.Douglas identifies the concern for purity as a key theme at the heart of every society. In lively and lucid prose she explains its relevance for every reader by revealing its wide-ranging impact on our attitudes to society, values, cosmology and knowledge.Read Less
NEAR FINE. This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Print on Demand title, produced to the highest standard, and there would be a delay in dispatch of around 15 working days.
Good. Trade paperback (US). Sewn binding. 244 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white. Routledge Classics (Paperback). Audience: General/trade. paperback, covers with small corner bumps, scuffing, 16 pages with inked marginal verticals, underlinings, one-and three-word marginal comments on 3 pages through page 48, tight binding....Free Post Office Delivery Confirmation. Shipped in a padded envelope and packaged in bubble wrap.
Good. Paperback. May include moderately worn cover, writing, markings or slight discoloration. SKU: 9780415289955-4-0-3 Orders ship the same or next business day. Expedited shipping within U.S. will arrive in 3-5 days. Hassle free 14 day return policy. Contact Customer Service for questions. ISBN: 9780415289955.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.