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The domestication of the savage mind / by Jack Goody
Bib ID 723273
Format BookBook
Author
Goody, Jack
 
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Description Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1977 
x, 179 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521217261
0521292425
Series

Themes in the social sciences.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: List of tables and figures
  • Preface
  • 1. Evolution and communication
  • 2. Intellectuals in pre-literate societies?
  • 3. Literacy, criticism and the growth of knowledge
  • 4. Literacy and classification: on turning the tables
  • 5. What's in a list?
  • 6. Following a formula
  • 7. The recipe, the prescription and the experiment
  • 8. The Grand Dichotomy reconsidered
 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 168-173.

Subjects Ethnophilosophy.  |  Literacy.  |  Ethnopsychology.  |  Man Cognition

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