History of Humanity

The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity's Search for Meaning [Audiobook]

The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity's Search for Meaning [Audiobook] by Jeremy Lent
English | September 19th, 2017 | ASIN: B075G21DKR, ISBN: 1538450542 | MP3@64 kbps | 19 hrs 12 mins | 528.68 MB
Narrator: Derek Perkins

This fresh perspective on crucial questions of history identifies the root metaphors that cultures have used to construct meaning in their world. It offers a glimpse into the minds of a vast range of different peoples: early hunter-gatherers and farmers, ancient Egyptians, traditional Chinese sages, the founders of Christianity, trailblazers of the Scientific Revolution, and those who constructed our modern consumer society.

The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity's Search for Meaning  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at June 26, 2017
The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity's Search for Meaning

Jeremy Lent, Fritjof Capra (Foreword), "The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity's Search for Meaning"
ISBN: 1633882934 | 2017 | EPUB | 569 pages | 3 MB

The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Nov. 10, 2015
The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity

Roy Porter, "The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity"
ISBN: 0393046346, 0393319806 | 1999 | EPUB | 800 pages | 7 MB

The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at March 16, 2014
The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity

Roy Porter, "The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity"
English | ISBN: 0006374549 | 1999 | 848 pages | PDF | 10 MB

Intimate History of Humanity by Theodore Zeldin  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Quo_Vadis at June 16, 2013
Intimate History of Humanity by Theodore Zeldin

Intimate History of Humanity by Theodore Zeldin
English | ISBN: 0060926910 | 2011 | MOBI | 497 pages | 0.9 MB

A provocative work that explores the evolution of emotions and personal relationships through diverse cultures and time. "An intellectually dazzling view of our past and future."–Time magazine

An Edible History of Humanity (Audiobook)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Nov. 7, 2012
An Edible History of Humanity (Audiobook)

An Edible History of Humanity (Audiobook) By Tom Standage
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1400113083 , 1400163080 | MP3 | 276 MB

The bestselling author of A History of the World in 6 Glasses brilliantly charts how foods have transformed human culture through the ages.
Throughout history, food has acted as a catalyst of social change, political organization, geopolitical competition, industrial development, military conflict, and economic expansion. An Edible History of Humanity is a pithy, entertaining account of how a series of changes–-caused, enabled, or influenced by food–-has helped to shape and transform societies around the world.

An Edible History of Humanity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lout at Nov. 24, 2011
An Edible History of Humanity

An Edible History of Humanity By Tom Standage
Publisher: Wal..ker & Com..pany 2010 | 288 Pages | ISBN: 0802719910 | EPUB + PDF | 3 MB + 2 MB

A History of the World in 100 Objects  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Oct. 31, 2017
A History of the World in 100 Objects

Neil MacGregor, "A History of the World in 100 Objects"
ASIN: B0052RCX0G, ISBN: 0670022705, 0143124153 | 2011 | AZW3 | 736 pages | 18 MB

A Short History of Myth  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 14, 2017
A Short History of Myth

Karen Armstrong, "A Short History of Myth"
ISBN: 184195716X, 184195800X, ASIN: B00BAH9SI2 | 2005 | AZW3 | 159 pages | 218 KB

A Brief History of Drugs: From the Stone Age to the Stoned Age  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Aug. 25, 2017
A Brief History of Drugs: From the Stone Age to the Stoned Age

A Brief History of Drugs: From the Stone Age to the Stoned Age by Antonio Escohotado, Ken Symington
English | May 1st, 1999 | ISBN: 0892818263 | 178 pages | True PDF | 5.66 MB

A clear-eyed look at the instrumental role drugs have played in our cultural, social, and spiritual development.