Sir James George Frazer


Sir James George Frazer
noun
English social anthropologist noted for studies of primitive religion and magic (1854-1941)
Syn: ↑Frazer, ↑James George Frazer
Instance Hypernyms: ↑anthropologist

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  • James George Frazer — Sir James George Frazer (January 1, 1854, Glasgow, Scotland ndash; May 7, 1941), was a Scottish social anthropologist influential in the early stages of the modern studies of mythology and comparative religion. [Mary Beard, Frazer, Leach, and… …   Wikipedia

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  • James George Frazer — noun English social anthropologist noted for studies of primitive religion and magic (1854 1941) • Syn: ↑Frazer, ↑Sir James George Frazer • Instance Hypernyms: ↑anthropologist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Frazer,Sir James George — Fra·zer (frāʹzər), Sir James George. 1854 1941. British anthropologist who examined the importance of magic, religion, and science to the development of human thought in his most famous work, The Golden Bough (1890). * * * …   Universalium

  • Frazer, Sir James George — born Jan. 1, 1854, Glasgow, Scot. died May 7, 1941, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Eng. British anthropologist, folklorist, and classical scholar. Frazer attended Glasgow University and Trinity College, Cambridge, where he became a professor and… …   Universalium

  • Frazer, Sir James George — (1854 1941)    An anthropologist who held that all human societies have evolved through similar stages of magical and religious belief. These he established by comparing ancient mythologies with the beliefs and rituals of tribal societies in… …   A Dictionary of English folklore

  • Frazer, Sir James George — (1 ene. 1854, Glasgow, Escocia–7 may. 1941, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Inglaterra). Antropólogo británico, experto en folclor y textos clásicos. Estudió en la Universidad de Glasgow y en el Trinity College, Cambridge; llegó a ser profesor en este …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Frazer, Sir James George — (1854 1941) Born and educated in Scotland, Frazer came to Cambridge to carry out research in 1879, remaining there for the rest of his long career. Originally trained as a classicist, he came to comparative anthropology under the influence of the …   Dictionary of sociology