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 gives a few radical solutions to those very gigantic questions about the human species and its background — and speculates on what those solutions could suggest for our destiny. Combining insights from an important diversity of disciplines, together with heritage, biology, anthropology, archaeology, philosophy, sociology, ethology, zoology, primatology, psychology, linguistics, the cognitive sciences, and
even enterprise reports, he argues that tradition is exempt from evolution. finally, no environmental stipulations, no genetic legacy, no predictable styles, no clinical legislation ascertain our behaviour. we will be able to as a result make and remake our global within the freedom of unconstrained imaginations.
A progressive ebook which demanding situations scientistic assumptions approximately tradition and the way and why cultural swap occurs, A Foot within the River involves conclusions which readers may perhaps locate through turns either daunting and likewise almost certainly highly liberating.
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