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Four ways of being human

an introduction to anthropology
  • 303 Pages
  • 1.84 MB
  • English
Penguin Books , Harmondsworth, Eng, New York
Semang (Malaysian people), Polar Eskimos, Maori (New Zealand people), Hopi Indians, Semang race, Eskimos, Maori (New Zealand people), Hopi Indians, Indians of North Am
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Compares the customs and way of life of four primitive races of people--the Semang people of Malay and Siam, the Polar Eskimos, the Maoris of New Zealand, and the Hopi Indians of America--stressing how they have adapted themselves to their different environments.

Statementby Gene Lisitzky ; illustrated by C. B. Falls.
LC ClassificationsGN378 .L57 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination303 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4902868M
ISBN 100140043918
LC Control Number76048179

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[Gene Lisitzky] -- Compares the customs and way of life of four primitive Four ways of being human book of people--the Semang people of Malaya and Siam, the Polar Eskimos, the Maori of New Zealand, and the Hopi Indians of America--stressing. Another introduction to Cultural Anthropology, this is perhaps not as readable a book as Irving Block's People (Watts) but should provide some introduction to four ways of life different from our own through its portraits of the Semang, the Eskimo, the Polynesian and the Hopi.

Within each section the author has given substantial information about beliefs, legends, social rules and regulations. You are a four-dimensional human.

Each of us exists in three-dimensional, physical space. But, as a constellation of everyday digital phenomena rewires our lives, we are increasingly coaxed from the containment of our predigital selves into a wonderful and eerie fourth dimension, a world of ceaseless communication, instant information, and global connection.

The four-dimensional humans of the book’s title are our wired selves, compelled increasingly to inhabit an environment in which the old certainties. Four Ways of Being Human by Gene Lisitzky.

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