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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This, it seems to me, was indeed a major socio-cultural trend throughout the
10,000 years of 'agra- rianization', when agriculture and the raising of livestock
became the dominant means of subsistence. Differences among societies
The fire regime, the complex of socio-cultural commands and options with regard
to fire, has changed in the course of time. In his classic study Norbert Elias drew
attention to a sentence from a fourteenth-century manner book: 'Thingis ...
Thus socio-cultural development over the past 10,000 years was marked, in the
terms of the Brazilian anthropologist Darcy Ribeiro, by an interplay of both '
homogenizing' and 'diversifying' trends.19 On the one hand, the gradual
expansion 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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