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The scapegoat: ritual and literature. Edited by John B. Vickery [and] J'nan M. Sellery.

; Sellery, J'nan M., compiler
Boston, Houghton Mifflin [1971] .
ISBN 0395112567, 9780395112564

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
PN 6071 .S23 V5 1972 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PN6071.S23 V5 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PN6071.S23 V63 S2 Off-site
Other Authors Sellery, J'nan M.,
Subjects Scapegoat -- Literary collections.
Description viii, 386 pages 21 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents The scapegoat and his rituals. The scapegoat ; The transference of evil ; The omnipresence of demons ; Public scapegoats ; On scapegoats in general ; Human scapegoats in classical antiquity / Sir James Frazer -- The day of atonement / E.O. James -- The scapegoat king / Jacob Bronowski -- The scapegoat psychology / Erich Neumann.
The scapegoat in literature. The Bacchae / Euripides -- Euripides' "Bacchae" and the ritual pattern of tragedy / Gilbert Murray -- My kinsman, Major Molineux / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Yankee bumpkin and scapegoat king / Daniel Hoffman -- England, my England / D.H. Lawrence -- Myth and ritual in "England, my England" / John B. Vickery -- Dry September / William Faulkner -- Ritual and theme in Faulkner's "Dry September" / John B. Vickery -- The scapegoat / V.S. Pritchett -- Ritual in the streets : a study of Pritchett's "The scapegoat" / J'nan M. Sellery and John B. Vickery -- The lottery / Shirley Jackson -- Going to meet the man / James Baldwin -- The scapegoat / August Strindberg.
Genre Literary collections.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)239945
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Vickery, John B.,
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