We Have Never Been Modern

We Have Never Been Modern

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ISBN Code : 9780674948396
Book Author : Bruno Latour
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Total Pages : 467

We Have Never Been Modern Book Detail/ Review :

With the rise of science, we moderns believe, the world changed irrevocably, separating us forever from our primitive, premodern ancestors. But if we were to let go of this fond conviction, Bruno Latour asks, what would the world look like? His book, an anthropology of science, shows us how much of modernity is actually a matter of faith.What does it mean to be modern?

Coming of Age in Samoa: A Psychological Study of Primitive Youth for Western Civilisation

Coming of Age in Samoa: A Psychological Study of Primitive Youth for Western Civilisation

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ISBN Code : 9780688050337
Book Author : Margaret Mead
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Total Pages : 335

Coming of Age in Samoa: A Psychological Study of Primitive Youth for Western Civilisation Book Detail/ Review :

Rarely do science and literature come together in the same book.� When they do -- as in Charles Darwins On the Origin of Species, for example -- they become classics, quoted and studied by scholars and the general public alike.Margaret Mead accomplished this remarkable feat not once but several times, beginning with Coming of Age in Samoa. � It details her historic journe

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