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Primitive man as philosopher.

by Radin, Paul

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnopsychology,
  • Primitive societies

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith a foreword by John Dewey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF731 .R3 1957
    The Physical Object
    Pagination456 p.
    Number of Pages456
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6226597M
    LC Control Number57013107

    His discourse on primitive society, his unscientific and unhistoric notions about the original condition of man, were those common in the middle of the eighteenth century." [] In , Irving Babbitt, founder of a movement called the " New Humanism ", wrote a critique of what he called "sentimental humanitarianism", for which he blamed. This book was undoubtedly cutting edge when first published back in , but today it's observations are clearly dated. Basically it is this: primitive peoples are capable of abstract thought/5(4).

    Primitive man as philosopher. New York, London, D. Appleton and Co., (OCoLC) Online version: Radin, Paul, Primitive man as philosopher. New York, London, D. Appleton and Co., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Paul Radin. Product Information. Primitive Man as Philosopher is influential anthropologist and ethlogist Paul Radin's enduringly relevant survey of an array of aboriginal cultures and belief systems, including those of the Winnebago, Oglala Sioux, Maori, Banda, the Buin of Melanesia, Tahitian, Hawaiian, Zuni, and Ewe.

    [Primitive Man as Philosopher] did more than any other [book] to dispel the mischievous notion that human beings in small, technologically simple cultures exist at a dead level of uniformity and conformity. (New York Herald Tribune) Excellent. (Nature (London)). Primitive Man As Philosopher 作者: Paul Radin 出版社: Maudsley Press 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Hardcover ISBN: 豆瓣评分.


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The highlight of the book, for me, was the two chapters on primitive man’s understanding of God. Radin accepts and presents evidence for Andrew Lang’s thesis that the most primitive peoples are at least incipiently monotheistic.

In addition to their lower dieties, they posit the existence of a Supreme Being. Primitive man as philosopher by Radin, Paul,Dover Publications edition, in English - 2d rev.

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