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 demands a certain amount of division of labour and mutual cooperation, and
also, at the individual level, attention and patience. One has to watch the food
from time to time and to postpone eating it until it is well cooked and has cooled
off a ...
The variety of individual motives should not make us disregard the social context.
As the French sociologist Emile Durkheim demonstrated, even the incidence of
such a pre-eminently individual deed as suicide clearly varied with social ...
Some of the most esteemed and most popular novels and films of the twentieth
century end with a spectacular fire climax - a cathartic scene in which the main
character sets fire to his or her house and perishes in the flames.17 The
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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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