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THE HIDDEN HISTORY OF THE HUMAN RACE

By: Cremo, Michael A.

Price: ¥1,200.00

Publisher: Govardhan Hill Pub: 1994

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000008012

ISBN: 0963530968

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Over the past two hundred years the scientific establishment has selectivel y ignored, suppressed, and forgotten some remarkable artifacts and bones th at contradict the dominant views of human origins and antiquity. Evolutiona ry prejudices have served as a sort of informational "filtering" system tha t has left us with a radically incomplete set of facts for building our ide as about human origins. The Hidden History Of The Human Race is a call for change in to... View more info

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MAN OR MONSTER?: THE TRIAL OF A KHMER ROUGE TORTURER

By: Hinton, Alexander Laban

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Duke University Press Books: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000036258

ISBN: 0822362732

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. During the Khmer Rouge's brutal reign in Cambodia during the mid-to-late 1970s, a former math teacher named Duch served as the commandant of the S-21 security center, where as many as 20,000 victims were interrogated, tortured, and executed. In 2009 Duch stood trial for these crimes against humanity. While the prosecution painte... View more info

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THE DAWN OF HUMAN CULTURE

By: Klein, Richard G.

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Wiley: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000042367

ISBN: 0471252522

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A bold new theory on what sparked the ""big bang"" of human culture The abrupt emergence of human culture over a stunningly short period contin ues to be one of the great enigmas of human evolution. This compelling book introduces a bold new theory on this unsolved mystery. Author Richard Klei n reexamines the archaeological evidence and brings in new discoveries in t he study of the human brain. These studies detail the changes that enabled humans to th... View more info

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THE WAY TO RAINY MOUNTAIN

By: Momaday, N. Scott

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: BALLANTINE:

Seller ID: RWARE0000039931

ISBN: 0345024923

Condition: Very Good


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WOMEN OF THE FOREST

By: Murphy, Yolanda

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press: 1985

Seller ID: RWARE0000004042

ISBN: 0231060890

Condition: Very Good


Restores something of the balance that has been missing from conventional a nthropology,an anthropology largely written by men,in giving this lucid acc ount of the fundamental roles played by women in all societies. [I]t sets t he record straight for widely but wrongly held beliefs concerning many aspe cts of the roles of the sexes in all soceities. View more info

PRIMITIVE MAN AS PHILOSOPHER. WITH A FOREWORD BY JOHN DEWEY

By: Radin, Paul

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1957

Seller ID: RWARE0000010646

Condition: Very Good+


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WAY OF THE MASKS

By: Strauss, Claude Levi

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Douglas Mcintyre/see Pgw: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000036070

ISBN: 0888946031

Condition: Near Fine


in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. Originally published under the title La Voie des masques, Sylvia Modelski has translated Claude Levi-Strauss' explanation of the tribal masks of coastal British Columbia with reference to kinship ties, incest prohibition and myths. View more info

PERCEIVING OTHER WORLDS

By: Thumboo, Edwin

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Published by Times Academic: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000007656

ISBN: 9812100105

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: A central concern of the 38 essays is the significance and fullness of the self when it is partly also the Other. They were presented at the November 1989 symposium Literature in Asia and the Pacific Region by writers, critics, and scholars from the region and the US and Britain. The topics include Mudreero Narogin's Dalwurra, the invention of identity in Singapore poetry in English and Chinese, reading the feminism in Art... View more info

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GOLDEN ARCHES EAST: MCDONALD'S IN EAST ASIA

By: Watson, James L.

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Stanford University Press: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000029622

ISBN: 0804732078

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. McDonald s restaurants are found in over 100 countries, serving tens of millions of people each day. What are the cultural implications of this phenomenal success? Does the introduction of American fast food undermine local cuisines, many of them celebrated for centuries? Does it, as some critics fear, presage a homogeneous, glo... View more info