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" Van Gennep has shown that all rites of passage or 'transition' are marked by three phases: separation, margin (or limen, signifying 'threshold "
Classical Traditions and Modern Meanings - Page 44
edited by - 1996 - 532 pages
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Greek Comedy and Ideology

David Konstan - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 256 pages
...Turner, building on the work of Arnold Van Gennep, refers to as the liminal stage in the ritual process: Van Gennep has shown that all rites of passage or...The first phase (of separation) comprises symbolic behaviour signifying the detachment of the individual or group either from an earlier fixed point in...
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Sex and Sensibility: Stories of a Lesbian Generation

Arlene Stein - Social Science - 1997 - 252 pages
...Freedman suggests, "may be crucial for the women's movement today" (524). 41. As V. Turner 1969 suggests, all rites of passage or transition are marked by three phases: separation, margin (or limen), and aggregation. The first phase of separation comprises symbolic behavior signifying the detachment...
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Paul and Apostasy: Eschatology, Perseverance, and Falling Away in the ...

B. J. Oropeza - Religion - 2000 - 318 pages
...Gennep's rites of passage "which accompany every change of place, state, social position and age ... All rites of passage or 'transition' are marked by...separation, margin (or limen, signifying 'threshold'), and aggregation."175 The liminal stage is characterised by ambiguity, says Turner, "Thus, liminality...
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The Poetics of Islamic Legitimacy: Myth, Gender, and Ceremony in the ...

Suzanne Pinckney Stetkevych - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 383 pages
...and Diwan commentaries; see n. 23. 58. Al-Badn, Al-Subb al-Munbi, p. 87, etc. Notes to pages 212-213 Van Gennep has shown that all rites of passage or...separation, margin (or limen, signifying "threshold" in Latini, and aggregation. The first phase (of separationi comprises symbolic behavior signifying the...
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Journey Into Depth: The Experience of Initiation in Monastic and Jungian ...

Mary Wolff-Salin - Psychology - 2005 - 106 pages
...the contrast between "state" and "transition," I employ "state" to include all his other terms. . . . Van Gennep has shown that all rites of passage or...three phases: separation, margin (or limen, signifying "threshhold" in Latin), and aggregation. The first phase (of separation) comprises symbolic behavior...
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The Rhetoric of Romans: Argumentative Constraint and Strategy and Paul's ...

Neil Elliott - Religion - 2006 - 332 pages
...— become the basis for appeals for appropriate behavior' (Meeks, First Urban Christians, p. 136). 3 "Van Gennep has shown that all rites of passage or...signifying "threshold" in Latin), and aggregation' (Victor Turner, The Ritual Process: Structure and Anti-Structure [Ithaca: Cornell University Press,...
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