The dawn of everything

Engels | 30-06-2022 | 704 pages


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For generations, our remote ancestors have been cast as primitive and childlike - either free and equal, or thuggish and warlike. Civilization, we are told, could be achieved only by sacrificing those original freedoms or, alternatively, by taming our baser instincts. David Graeber and David Wengrow show how such theories first emerged in the eighteenth century as a reaction to indigenous critiques of European society, and why they are wrong. In doing so, they overturn our view of human history, including


EAN :9780141991061
Uitgever :Penguin Group
Publicatiedatum :  30-06-2022
Uitvoering :Paperback / softback
Taal :Engels
Hoogte :198 mm
Breedte :129 mm
Status : Bestelbaar
Aantal pagina's :704
Keywords :  cultuurgeschiedenis;sociale ongelijkheid