By Felipe Fernández-Armesto
sometimes terrifying. Why is this?
In A Foot within the River, best-selling historian Felipe Fernández-Armesto sifts during the facts and gives a few radical solutions to those very significant questions on the human species and its heritage — and speculates on what those solutions may well suggest for our destiny. Combining insights from a big variety of disciplines, together with background, biology, anthropology, archaeology, philosophy, sociology, ethology, zoology, primatology, psychology, linguistics, the cognitive sciences, and
even company experiences, he argues that tradition is exempt from evolution. eventually, no environmental stipulations, no genetic legacy, no predictable styles, no medical legislation verify our behaviour. we will be able to hence make and remake our international within the freedom of unconstrained imaginations.
A innovative e-book which demanding situations scientistic assumptions approximately tradition and the way and why cultural switch occurs, A Foot within the River involves conclusions which readers may perhaps locate by means of turns either daunting and in addition possibly highly liberating.
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A Foot in the River: Why Our Lives Change — and the Limits of Evolution by Felipe Fernández-Armesto