'Studies of Savages and Sex' are brought together by nine shorter essays. In the present Volume are assembled three longer studies, the first of which, indeed, is long and important enough to have made a volume itself. It speaks of the origins, forms and psychology of dress (with special emphasis on the sexual psychology). The psychology of drinks and drums and all three combined.
I. Dress: 1. Origins 2. Material and form 3. Dress of head and feet 4. Ornaments and amulets 5. Dress as currency 6. Dress symbolism 7. The social psychology of dress 8. Nakedness and dress 9. Dress and social grades 10. Sexual dress 11.Sacred dress 12.Social control in dress. II. Drinks, drinkers, drinking: 1. Fermented drinks 2. Distilled drinks 3. Infustions 4. Other drinks 5. Tendencies of evolution 6. Animal drinks 7. Drinking customs and ideas. III. Drums and cymbals: 1. Definitions 2. Drumming 3. The drum, the tambourine, and the cymbol 4. The art of drumming 5. The psychology of drumming 6. The social funtions of the drum 7. The sacredness of drums.
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