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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One of these unforeseen consequences was the formation, in the long run, of a
new 'ecological regime', a fire regime that became an integral part of human
society. When people used fire to clear land or to ward off other animals, they ...
From later periods, however, there is evidence only of groups with fire.31 Just as
the warmth radiated by fire furthered the expansion of the human ... And thus, by
implication, they had no choice but to continue living under a fire regime.
by social experiences: by warnings and prohibitions, by admonitions to be
cautious and to keep away from the fire. ... The fire regime, the complex of socio-
cultural commands and options with regard to fire, has changed in the course 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