The Reinvention of Humanity

The Reinvention of Humanity

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.*THE .NEW YORK TIMES. BESTSELLER*."Entrancing" Dava Sobel, author of .Longitude. / "Vitally relevant" .Financial Times....The Reinvention of Humanity ...tells the riveting story of a small circle of renegade scientist-explorers who changed something profound: what it means to be normal....In the early twentieth century, these pioneering anthropologists, most of them women, made intrepid journeys that overturned our assumptions about race, sexuality, gender and the nature of human diversity. From the Arctic to the South Pacific, from Haiti to Japan, they immersed themselves in distant or isolated communities, where they observed and documented radically different approaches to love and child-rearing, family structure and the relationship between women and men. With this evidence they were able to challenge the era's scientific consensus – and deep-rooted Western belief – that intelligence, ability and character are determined...

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Estilo de vida y hogar
PUBLICADO
2022
10 de septiembre
IDIOMA
EN
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656
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