Books tagged: anthropology

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Auroras, Petroglyphs, and Pagans
Pre-release—available January 29, 2018. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
Some researchers demonstrated ancient myths and religions are similar across the world. Other researchers have known that ancient petroglyph images are similar everywhere. What was not known until recently was that scientists could reproduce the petroglyph images in the plasma laboratory. Well-documented information here explains why those images often led to pagan religious explanations.
Comments on Clive Gamble, John Gowlett and Robin Dunbar’s Book (2014) Thinking Big
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
These comments address a 2014 book by three British researchers, on the evolution of language and mind. The subtitle is: How the Evolution of Social Live Shaped the Human Mind. My goal is to re-articulate their arguments using the category-based nested form and the first singularity.
Metal Skeleton
Price: Free! Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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An oil tanker lost at sea. An entire village in the Amazon gone without a trace. A single body washes ashore in Lima, Peru. An unlikely team of an anthropologist, a police officer and an FBI agent search for answers, and find themselves on a mysterious artificial island. What they discover appears to be a social experiment gone wrong. Or maybe it is going exactly as planned…
Daily LIfe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century
Feared by settlers and natives alike, the Shawnee tribe have been misunderstood by people throughout history. Who were these conservative people? What was their daily life like? How were their villages organized? This informative book will answer these questions and more in the first volume of the We are Shawnee series.
Recalling Destiny
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 217,770. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Recalling Destiny is an adventure, fantasy, action, thriller that contains three parallel story lines. Harrison, Catlin and a third featuring the Destiny facility run by a woman called Ma’am. The story is primarily set in Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, the Outback) but also has scenes in Greece. The story, through its characters, delves in a differing anthropological view of human history, .
First Culture of Homo sapiens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology
This essay or article attempts to put evidence forth describing the first culture of Homo sapiens based on evidence collected and structures built.
Tales of the city
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
How do we picture urban life and formulate our experience of it? Tales of the City, first published in 1998, brings together the academics' abstract tales with the vivid stories about a particular city, Milton Keynes, and the often moving self-narrations of its residents. It explores the role of story-telling processes for the creative constructing of personal experience with i the city,
The Great Controversy: The Struggle in Consciousness Between the Psyche and his Community (Revised Edition)
Price: $6.39 USD. Words: 184,170. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
The Self is misunderstood as the evil nature within us. Because of our split brain, the Self is actually two Selfs: the right brain connects us to our community social Self, and our left brain connects us to our internal psychological Self, making the Self the manager of the resulting arc of perspective. Self can do either Good or Evil without a Savior, but both are just a context of perspective.
The Great Controversy: The Struggle in Consciousness between the Psyche and his Community (Adventist Revised Edition)
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 184,170. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
The Self is misunderstood as the evil nature within us. Because of our split brain, the Self is actually two Selfs: the right brain connects us to our community social Self, and our left brain connects us to our internal psychological Self, making the Self the manager of the resulting arc of perspective. Self can do either Good or Evil without a Savior, but both are just a context of perspective.
Understanding Ancient Thought
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
There are many puzzling things about the peoples of the ancient world. Why did they practice the sacrifice of animals? Why did they think they could understand the future by examining the entrails and the liver of a ram? What was the logic beneath the practice of magic? This collection of essays attempts, as far as possible, to understand the ancient world within its original context.