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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The book deals primarily with changes in behaviour among the upper classes in
Western Europe between 1300 and 1800. During this period, as Elias points out,
standards of behaviour changed profoundly. Far from being haphazard, these ...
Cultivating crops and raising livestock were, like tending a fire, forms of 'detour
behaviour' in which people cared for something not of their own kind; this detour
behaviour was not innate but had to be acquired through social learning. The
During this phase, differences in behaviour and power within societies were
mosdy determined only by age and sex, while over long periods of time the
cultural repertoires of various groups tended to be highly similar. After the
emergence of ...
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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