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Lifelines from our past : a new world history

Author: Leften Stavros Stavrianos
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author examines four "lifelines"--how we have dealt with our environment, relations between the sexes, the organization of society, and war--through the history of the three great societal forms (kinship, tributary and capitalist) which have dominated our existence through the millennia and explores the ways in which each of these societal systems met or failed to meet the basic human needs of its time.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stavrianos, Leften Stavros.
Lifelines from our past.
New York : Pantheon Books, ©1989
(OCoLC)644063372
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leften Stavros Stavrianos
ISBN: 0394560949 9780394560946
OCLC Number: 19742368
Description: 276 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Kinship societies --
2. Tributary societies --
3. Capitalist societies --
4. Human prospects.
Responsibility: L.S. Stavrianos.

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The author examines four "lifelines"--how we have dealt with our environment, relations between the sexes, the organization of society, and war--through the history of the three great societal forms (kinship, tributary and capitalist) which have dominated our existence through the millennia and explores the ways in which each of these societal systems met or failed to meet the basic human needs of its time.

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