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Roger Caillois

 

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  1. Man, Play and Games

    Man, Play and Games

    By Roger Caillois

    University of Illinois Press

    According to Roger Caillois, play is "an occasion of pure waste: waste of time, energy, ingenuity, skill, and often of money." In spite of this--or because of it--play constitutes an essential element of human social... Learn More
    Published: 31st August 2001
    Paperback | £19.99
  2. Man and the Sacred

    Man and the Sacred

    By Roger Caillois

    University of Illinois Press

    Throughout the world, people believe that much of what they do is accidental, ordinary, and inconsequential, while other acts can bring on divine retribution or earn eternal grace. In Man and the Sacred, Caillois demonstrates... Learn More
    Published: 10th August 2001
    Paperback | £17.99