Articles by Christopher Johnson
All Played Out?
NLR 79, January-February 2013, pp. 55-69in
Subjects: Anthropology, Philosophy
Christopher Johnson detects the patterns of a hidden philosophy of history, threaded through Claude Lévi-Strauss’s most famous works. Might its seeming pessimism—a sequence of downward turns from the Neolithic to the present—hold out the possibility of alternative outcomes, virtual destinies?Read this article or download a PDF file
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