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Le origini preistoriche dell'onomastica italiana.
Price: Free! Words: 73,590. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Essay » Sociology
L'opera offre soluzioni a 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. Libro work in progress con editing frequente; si consiglia pertanto di ripeterne ogni tanto il gratuito download
Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us
Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
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 Christmas Gift
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
An anthropological look at the rituals that connect Christmas and Shopping.
Badiya - Los Nómadas Saharauis en los Territorios Liberados del Sáhara Occidental
Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
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.
¿La vida es de verdad?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Se ha dicho que la filosofía no es otra cosa que preguntas, siendo ésta una de las más angustiosas: ¿La vida es de verdad? La vida, sin embargo, no es más que una abstracción, siendo su única realidad palpable cada una de las vidas que cada uno arrastramos...
Wolverine the Trickster, Labrador Innu Tales
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011 by Komatik Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
These tales of the Innu people of Labrador center around Wolverine, a trickster figure reminiscent of Raven or Coyote, but with a ribald twist.
Military Brats
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,110. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
A startling, groundbreaking exploration, Military Brats is the first book to analyze what it means to grow up in the military. Based on five years of research, this book probes the consequences—both positive and negative—of being raised in a family characterized by rigid discipline, nomadic rootlessness, dedication to military mission, and the threat of war and personal loss.
Cherokee Clans: An Informal History
Series: Cherokee Chapbooks, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Panther's Lodge. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
The seven Cherokee clans are replicated in no other American Indian tribe. They are Wolf, Bird, Deer, Twister, Wild Potato, Panther and Paint. Find out about this ancient kinship system.
Decoding the Deluge and Finding the Path for Civilization (vol 1)
Price: $49.99 USD. Words: 157,540. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Decoding the Deluge, in 3 vols, is a comprehensive new social science and a basic biography of man. My simple discovery of the earlier trauma that the Flood screens led to a scientific understanding of religion, the class struggle, East-West differences, prehistory, our psycho-sexual development, marriage problems and what we must do to civilize our world, to create the heaven we dream about.
The Geologic Model of Religion
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 136,490. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
There might be 100,000 books written about religion but the Geologic Model of Religion is unlike any other. Drawing upon evidence from anthropology, archaeology and scripture religion is divided into worldviews and afterlife paradigms. This new model evidences several long lost prehistoric religious belief systems and explains the origin of spirituality in settled societies.
The Nature of Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic
This book takes an investigative look at life and what is it that makes us who we are. To explain our actions both historical and scientific facts are presented and analyzed. Societal and individual problems are examined and presented with realistic and logical solutions.
Des hommes malades des animaux
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: French. Published: October 24, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Ce numéro des Cahiers d’anthropologie sociale réunit des contributions portant sur des aires culturelles différentes engageant des relations variables entre hommes et animaux à l’occasion des maladies qui les affectent en commun. Un article inédit de Claude Lévi-Strauss ouvre ce volume.
The Golden Apple: Changing the Structure of Civilization
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 74,690. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: 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.
A Primer for Individual In Community
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
This 5600 word primer is the third in a series on the category based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. These are labeled A (for firstness), B (for secondness) and C (for thirdness). Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the first tier, the individual in community, is presented here.
Comments on Religious Experience (1985) by Wayne Proudfoot
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
In 1986, Proudfoot won a book award for “Religious Experience” from the American Academy of Religion. The Professor of Religion at Columbia University critically examined the 180 year old claims of Friedrich Schleiermacher. This work examines Proudfoot’s writing through association with category-based nested forms. This work will interest anyone interested in the religious experience.
Lessons 13-24 for Instructor’s Guide to An Archaeology of the Fall and Related Scriptures
Series: A Course of Study: An Archaeology of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,770. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
This is the second of three sets of lessons for a course on this work and related scriptures. The course is suitable for high school and college students.
Lessons 25-36 for Instructor’s Guide to An Archaeology of the Fall and Related Scriptures
Series: A Course of Study: An Archaeology of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
This is the third of three sets of lessons for a course on this work and related scriptures.
Lessons 1-12 for Instructor’s Guide to An Archaeology of the Fall and Related Scriptures
Series: A Course of Study: An Archaeology of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
An Archaeology of the Fall is groundbreaking. This is the first of three sets of lessons for a course on this work and related scriptures. The course is suitable for high school and college students. The instructor’s guide offers programmatic questions (and answers) that should stimulate conversation. The questions flow from the structure category-based nested form.
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind | Summary and Analysis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
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Yuval Noah Harari’s Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a summary of Yuval Noah Harari’s Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind. The book reveals how human beings were created and evolved. It also takes a deep look into the history and biology that have come to define us while enhancing what we understand by “humanity.” The summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the current time to devour all 498 pages