Fire and civilization
Allen Lane, 1992 - 247 oldal
The diverse disciplines of history, anthropology, archaeology, psychology, and literature come together in an exploration of humankind's use of, and obsession with, fire. Science Bk Club Main.
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It was a step the robust australo- pithecenes apparendy failed to make, and their
extinction was doubdess hastened by predators they were powerless to control.2
Inspired by the work of Brain and his colleagues, the British writer Bruce ...
Whoever had been lighting these fires was apparendy burning grass and brush
over large areas. This evidence, plus that of the elephant bones concentrated in
what was once a bog, suggests that the setting of these fires had been purposeful
She was not apparendy frightened at all and was found placidly chewing her
grandfather's well- toasted sandal. She was not scolded either.8 Small children
growing up in a modern urban environment are less likely to come into contact
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FIRE AND CIVILIZATIONFelhasználói ismertető - Kirkus
An offbeat, interesting view of the rise of civilization in relation to the control of fire. From hearths and hellfire to firearms, fission, and fusion, Dutch sociologist Goudsblom (University of ... Teljes értékelés elolvasása
Fire Civilization The domestication of fire as a civilizing process Plan
The stage of predominantly passive use of fire The transition to active use of fire
The widening gap between humans and other animals Clearing land Cooking
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Encountering the World: Toward an Ecological Psychology
Edward S. Reed
Korlátozott előnézet - 1996