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In the spirit of the earth : rethinking history and time

Author: Calvin Martin
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1992.
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"This meditation by an award-winning historian calls for a new way of looking at the natural world and our place in it, while boldly challenging the assumptions that underlie the way we teach and think about both history and time. Calvin Luther Martin's In the Spirit of the Earth is a provocative account of how the hunter-gatherer image of nature was lost--with devastating consequences for the environment and the  Read more...
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Martin, Calvin.
In the spirit of the earth.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)556284361
Online version:
Martin, Calvin.
In the spirit of the earth.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)609172171
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Calvin Martin
ISBN: 0801843588 9780801843587 0801847095 9780801847097
OCLC Number: 24845394
Description: x, 157 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: "An inhuman company of elder things" Once We Were Shape-Shifters --
"Creation of a margin" Succumbing to Fear --
"Time was the god" The Invention of History --
"I am inside you, have no fear" The Illusion of Self-Nonself --
"We have come to where history ends" Breaking History's Hammerlock on Our Imagination --
Between the Lines Bibliographical Essay and Epilogue.
Responsibility: Calvin Luther Martin.
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Let us re-learn, as hunter-gatherers knew to the core of their being, that this place and itsprocesses (even in our death) always takes care of us-that Homo's citizenship,and errand, rest not with  Read more...

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It just may be a sign that the wind is turning when a Rutgersprofessor of history writes a book (and gets it published)debunking historical time and civilization... Martin finds, inneolithic time Read more...

 
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