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Barry Stephenson. Ritual Negotiations in Lutherland. In: Husken, Ute – Neubert, Frank. 2011. Negotiating Rites. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press. p. 81 – 95.
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1) Introduce shortly the performances which Stephenson describes ethnographically.
Focus on how Stephenson interprets his data with:
1) efficacy - entertainment dyad
2) the concept of social drama
3) the concepts of Festivity, Carnival and Mimetic Play
4) What is author's conclusion?