Nevertheless, currently in early stages, the thought of fetishism became controversial.

Max Muller condemned it in 1892 as pseudo-scientific and also argued that the belief in fetishism is it self an exceptional superstition (Bohme, 2014). Muller also reported it was an “insult to individual intellect” to be: … asked to think that anytime into the reputation for the planet a being that is human have already been therefore dull as never to manage to distinguish between inanimate and animate beings, a difference by which perhaps the…