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 the long run, cooking brought about physiological as well as psychological and
sociological changes. The physiological implications of the transition to eating
cooked food are complex and not yet altogether clear, as has been shown in a ...
Whether people were aware of it or not, their regular use of fire inevitably led to
more consequences than those they direcdy pursued. One of these unforeseen
consequences was the formation, in the long run, of a new 'ecological regime', ...
contract was, for both parties, a strategy of behaviour informed by the calculation
of long-term risks. For the individuals concerned, it would always be a decision
based upon 'rational choice'. However, this 'rationality' could function only if a ...
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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