By Felipe Fernández-Armesto
sometimes terrifying. Why is this?
In A Foot within the River, best-selling historian Felipe Fernández-Armesto sifts in the course of the facts and provides a few radical solutions to those very great questions about the human species and its background — and speculates on what those solutions may perhaps suggest for our destiny. Combining insights from an incredible variety of disciplines, together with heritage, biology, anthropology, archaeology, philosophy, sociology, ethology, zoology, primatology, psychology, linguistics, the cognitive sciences, and
even enterprise stories, he argues that tradition is exempt from evolution. finally, no environmental stipulations, no genetic legacy, no predictable styles, no clinical legislation be certain our behaviour. we will be able to hence make and remake our international within the freedom of unconstrained imaginations.
A progressive ebook which demanding situations scientistic assumptions approximately tradition and the way and why cultural switch occurs, A Foot within the River involves conclusions which readers might locate by means of turns either daunting and in addition very likely highly liberating.
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