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Badiya - Los Nómadas Saharauis en los Territorios Liberados del Sáhara Occidental
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Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Este es un ensayo fotográfico sobre la vida nómada de los saharauis que viven en la parte más oriental del Sahara Occidental, también conocida como ‘territorios liberados’. Esos territorios para los saharauis son ‘la badiya’, que se conforma conjuntamente de rebaños, pastos, pozos y tiendas y donde los ritmos de vida son dictados por las lluvias y las necesidades del ganado.
Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us
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Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us is an Irreverent, fast-moving introduction to basic evolutionary theories and human origins. The focus is not just on our prehistory. Becoming Human highlights how evolution affects the way we are today, and helps us to anticipate what might happen to us in the future. Easy-to-read but challenging, this book is an ideal introduction to our species' origin.
The Golden Apple: Changing the Structure of Civilization
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
This visionary book delves into the symbolic workings of the mind that drive racism and religious conflict. By encouraging readers to think and live symptomatically rather than symbolically, the author posits that humans were in a special state of mind when they created symbols. His in-depth, groundbreaking research proves that the elimination of symbolic behavior will end global conflicts.
The Christmas Gift
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Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
An anthropological look at the rituals that connect Christmas and Shopping.
Le origini preistoriche dell'onomastica italiana.
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Price: Free! Words: 61,600. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
L'opera offre soluzioni di vecchie perplessità filologiche in relazione ai seguenti argomenti: - Origine dei cognomi italiani e loro tipologia etimologica. - Antroponimi e cognomi d'origine germanica e loro significato etimologico. - Toponimi italiani d'origine longobarda e loro etimologia. 'Editing' molto frequente; si consiglia pertanto di ripeterne ogni tanto il gratuito 'download'.
The Birth of an Advanced Civilization
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Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Autism is not a handicap. The autistic child is forced to live in a highly polluted world. What the autistic reveals is the impressive array of advanced technology that generates life. Talessian El-Wikosian talks point blank on the android characteristics of autism and discusses a provocative view on biological life forms.
Sacred Pipe, The Original Instructions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Tribal North American Indians are drowning in an ocean of bad information,on one hand. On the other hand they endure divisive government policies, poverty, isolation, substance abuse and indifference...two severe struggles for a fragile minority in a powerful and modern society. The author has spent his life as a teacher and student of American Indian ceremonies. Part one of a series.