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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In sociology, the most valiant attempt to purge the concept of civilization of its
ideological and Europe-centred overtones is still Norbert Elias's study The
Civilizing Process. The book deals primarily with changes in behaviour among
the upper ...
Thus every individual human being has to go through a learning process in order
to acquire the skills needed to deal with fire. More generally, in order to become
fully human, all people have to pass through a civilizing process of their own, ...
In The Civilizing Process Elias highlighted the connection between the civilizing
process and state formation in Europe, with the social pressures arising from the
interdependence of progressively larger groups of people as the connecting link.
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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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Edward S. Reed
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