Since its publication in 1969, ???mile Benveniste's Vocabulaire --here in a new translation as the Dictionary of Indo-European Concepts and Society --has been the classic reference for tracing the institutional and conceptual genealogy of the sociocultural worlds of gifts, contracts, sacrifice, hospitality, authority, freedom, ancient economy, and kinship. A comprehensive and comparative history of words with analyses of their underlying neglected genealogies and structures of signification--and this via a masterful ...

Dictionary of Indo-European Concepts and Society 2016, Hau

ISBN-13: 9780986132599

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