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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Children in a modern industrial society have experiences with fire, and have to
learn skills and habits with regard to fire, different from those of children growing
up in a society without matches or lighters but in which fire was commensurately
roasting, which added not only to the taste of meat but also, more importandy, to
its preservation: 'after many days roasted meat which otherwise would have long
gone to waste is tasty'.5 Von den Steinen clearly set out to shock his modern ...
She was not scolded either.8 Small children growing up in a modern urban
environment are less likely to come into contact with an open fire. But in many
households they may soon find within their reach matches or other means of
starting 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
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