Windows 7 » Разное » We Are All Cannibals And Other Essays

We Are All Cannibals And Other Essays

Автор: Bo0mB0om » 19 мая 2016
We Are All Cannibals And Other Essays
Claude Lévi-Strauss, "We Are All Cannibals: And Other Essays"
2016 | ISBN-10: 0231170688 | 176 pages | PDF | 4 MB



On Christmas Eve 1951, Santa Claus was hanged and then publicly burned outside of the Cathedral of Dijon in France. That same decade, ethnologists began to study the indigenous cultures of central New Guinea, and found men and women affectionately consuming the flesh of the ones they loved. "Everyone calls what is not their own custom barbarism," said Montaigne. In these essays, Claude Lévi-Strauss shows us behavior that is bizarre, shocking, and even revolting to outsiders but consistent with a people's culture and context.
These essays relate meat eating to cannibalism, female circumcision to medically assisted reproduction, and mythic thought to scientific thought. They explore practices of incest and patriarchy, nature worship versus man-made material obsessions, the perceived threat of art in various cultures, and the innovations and limitations of secular thought. LStrauss measures the short distance between "complex" and "primitive" societies and finds a shared madness in the ways we enact myth, ritual, and custom. Yet he also locates a pure and persistent ethics that connects the center of Western civilization to far-flung societies and forces a reckoning with outmoded ideas of morality and reason.

DOWNLOAD
(Buy premium account for maximum speed and resumming ability)





Перед тем как скачать We Are All Cannibals And Other Essays бесплатно, без смс, регистрации, на халяву, через торрент, рекомендуем прочитать отзывыо We Are All Cannibals And Other Essays.

Другие новости по теме:
  • SpeakClock / Говорящие часы 2.1.0.1 (2016/Rus/x86/x64) Portable
    Говорящие часы с таймером, будильником, калькулятором и другими функциями на русском языке с помощью красивых персонажей произнесут текущее время. По желанию миничасы могут быть постоянно на вашем
  • Wise System Monitor 1.39.35 + Portable
    Wise System Monitor - позволяет контролировать и управлять всеми запущенными в системе процессами, также предоставит вам подробную информацию о аппаратной конфигурации компьютера. Пользовательский
  • Waves and Compressible Flow (2nd edition)
    Waves and Compressible Flow (2nd edition) By Hilary Ockendon, John R. Ockendon 2016 | 252 Pages | ISBN: 1493933795 | PDF | 3 MB
  • Серия - Военные тайны и загадки России (8 книг)
    Здесь две серии: «Военные тайны России» и «Военные загадки России» от издательства «Вече». Книги о малоизвестных моментах военной истории России.
  • Water The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization!
    Steven Solomon, "Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization" 2011 | pages: 528 | ISBN: 0060548312 | EPUB | 2,2 mb