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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What counts is no longer the average yield per hour of an abstract individual, the
fictitious Homo economicus, but the total yield actually produced on a particular
plot of land by and for a particular human community. When they engage in ...
They became exclusively dependent upon the wages they received for their
contribution to the industrial production ... which industrial production revolved,
the workers had litde choice but to submit to the rhythm it imposed upon them: 'All
At the same time, however, there were, in the very processes of industrial
production, tendencies towards a diminution of the differences in power and
conduct, both among and within nations. One of these tendencies was the trend
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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
Korlátozott előnézet - 1996