Alec Nevala-Lee

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Claude Lévi-Strauss

The characteristic feature of mystical thought is that it expresses itself by means of a heterogenous repertoire which, even if extensive, is nevertheless limited. It has to use this repertoire, however, whatever the task in hand because it has nothing else at its disposal.

Claude Lévi-Strauss, The Savage Mind

Written by nevalalee

August 17, 2016 at 7:30 am

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