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Persuasions and Performances: The Play of Tropes in Culture (A Midland Book) Paperback – September 22, 1986


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"This is a rich and stimulating collection of articles." - Journal of Ritual Studies

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James W. Fernandez is a professor of anthropology at the University of Chicago. He is the author and editor of numerous works including "Persuasions and Performances: The Play of Tropes in Culture" and "Beyond Metaphor: The Theory of Tropes in Anthropology,"
Mary Taylor Huber is a senior scholar at the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. She is the author of "The Bishop's Progress: A Historical Ethnography of the Catholic Missionary Experience on the Sepik Frontier" and co-editor of "Gendered Missions: Women and Men in Missionary Discourse and Practice,"
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