Levi-Strauss


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French cultural anthropologist who promoted structural analysis of social systems (born in 1908)

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Miles de devotos del sistema decimal, en mas de una veintena de paises, festejaron en 2008 el cumpleanos numero cien de Claude Levi-Strauss.
No solo la magia del signo cero presente, por partida doble, en el numero cien, rodeo la muerte de Levi-Strauss, sino la marca que a lo largo de su vida imprimio la homofonia de su apellido con la prenda de vestir iconica del siglo veinte: el denim blue jeans.
Uno de los ejes centrales en la reflexion de Levi-Strauss es el analisis del mito.
No livro, Espina Barrio adota o procedimento de, primeiro, expor como um conceito ou tema aparece na teoria freudiana; em seguida, faz o mesmo em relacao ao pensamento de Levi-Strauss para, num terceiro momento, estabelecer as concordancias e diferencas entre os dois.
Em diferentes momentos de sua trajetoria, Levi-Strauss tambem se ocupa desse texto freudiano, sem poupa-lo, principalmente em O totemismo hoje, de severas restricoes.
There then follows a chapter on the circumstances surrounding the publication of the confessional Tristes Tropiques, the work which, more than any other, brought LEvi-Strauss fame and intellectual fortune.
In 1936, Levi-Strauss and his wife Dina led an anthropological expedition to study the indigenous peoples of this region, at that time barely accessible from the big cities of Brazil's Atlantic coast.
Los textos fueron seleccionados por Surralles (2008:10) con el objetivo de reflejar los intereses que tenia Levi-Strauss en sus ultimos anos y "que le hicieron coger la pluma y escribir" (mas alla de los prefacios, prologos, presentaciones de obras de otros autores o reediciones de publicaciones anteriores que tambien ocuparon una buena parte del tiempo durante la ultima decada de su vida).
He cites Levi-Strauss from an interview conducted not long after the publication of the first volume: "My curiosity about myths is born from a deep feeling whose nature, at the moment, I am unable to penetrate.
THE STRUCTURALISM OF CLAUDE LEVI-STRAUSS represents the most salient French theoretical contribution to the study of visual art.
In this context, it can be asserted that Levi-Strauss is concerned with conscious message or behaviour because of its unconscious extensions.
Levi-Strauss recounts fictitious tales of eagle-hunts, and De Ley applies his accounts to La Fontaine's poem.
Asi como Tristes tropicos-testimonio de un etnografo consciente de que mira agonizar a su objeto de estudio- es considerado uno de los mas hermosos y conmovedores relatos escritos en el siglo XX, tanto que los jueces del mayor premio literario de Francia, el Goncourt, le pidieron disculpas a Levi-Strauss por no poder darselo ya que el galardon solo se otorga a novelas, su biografia puede leerse como una fascinante novela de aventuras, en la que el heroe acepta o rechaza las inesperadas alternativas que el destino le ofrece.
But there is a second connection, which I call the emergence of a new "pensee sauvage," the term Levi-Strauss used to refer to methods of classification of the daily world that depend on the valorization of the singular object traditionally associated with mythical thought.
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