The roots of civilization: the cognitive beginnings of man's first art, symbol and notation

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Moyer Bell, 01.12.1991 - 445 Seiten
Uses artifacts, paintings, and drawings from the hunters of the Ice Age to prove that the origins of thought, the use of symbolic notation, and the development of language occurred much earlier than scientists had previously speculated.

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{Re-write. Great ideas drawn largely from the cordage found at Lascaux, weaving the fabric of "cognitive" evolution.) Marshack presents new ways of interpreting the origins of thought, symbolic ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

The Roots of Civilization: The Cognitive Beginnings of Man's First Art, Symbol and Notation

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The first edition of this brilliant work (McGraw-Hill, 1972) was recognized by anthropologists and other scholars as a breakthrough in its approach to the study of Upper Paleolithic "art'' and ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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FOREWORD A BACKWARDLOOKING FOREWORD
5
BACKGROUND TO THE STORY
57
THE RESEARCH AND THE IDEAS
81
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