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By Tim Ingold

ISBN-10: 0521247780

ISBN-13: 9780521247788

ISBN-10: 1138675849

ISBN-13: 9781138675841

Evolution is likely one of the so much important and such a lot contested of principles within the historical past of anthropology. This booklet charts the fortunes of the belief from the mid-nineteenth century to fresh instances. through evaluating organic, ancient, and anthropological ways to the learn of human tradition and social existence, it lays the root for his or her powerful synthesis. some distance prior to its time while first released, the booklet anticipates debates on the vanguard of latest considering. Revisiting the paintings after nearly thirty years, Tim Ingold bargains a considerable new preface that describes how the booklet got here to be written, the way it was once got and its referring to later advancements. specified in scope and breadth of theoretical imaginative and prescient, Evolution and Social Life cuts around the obstacles of average technological know-how and the arts to supply a massive contribution either to the heritage of anthropological and social idea, and to modern debate at the dating among human nature, tradition, and social life.

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