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The Resource The tender carnivore and the sacred game, Paul Shepard ; foreword by George Sessions

The tender carnivore and the sacred game, Paul Shepard ; foreword by George Sessions

Label
The tender carnivore and the sacred game
Title
The tender carnivore and the sacred game
Statement of responsibility
Paul Shepard ; foreword by George Sessions
Title variation
Tender carnivore & the sacred game
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-1996
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shepard, Paul
Dewey number
304.2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
GF47
LC item number
.S5 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Human behavior
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Agriculture
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • Agriculture
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Human behavior
  • Human ecology
Label
The tender carnivore and the sacred game, Paul Shepard ; foreword by George Sessions
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Scribner, 1973. With new forword
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-296) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword -- Introduction -- 1. Ten Thousand Years of Crisis -- Making Wild Sheep Tame -- Husbandry, a Failure of Biological Style -- Invention of Drudgery and Catastrophe -- The Lower Savagery -- Farming, an Ecological Disease -- 2. On the Responsibility of Being an Ape -- The Evolution of Immaturity and Innocence -- High Society -- The Terrestrials -- The Apes, Our Cousins -- 3. On the Significance of Being Shaped by the Past -- The Elegant Refinements of Social Carnivorousness -- Ancestors of the Hunting Heart -- On Agression and the Tender Carnivore
  • 4. Hunting as a Way of Life -- The Band of Hunter-Gatherers -- The Venatic Art -- Cynegetic Man -- Toolmaking as Natural History -- The Totemic Vision -- 5. The Karma of Adolescence -- Self and Not-Self -- Discontinuity and Multiplicity -- Names and Games as the Purpose of Childhood -- The Initiates -- The Necessity of Risk and Solitude -- Dream Time as History -- The Antinomians -- 6. The Choice: Industrial Agriculture or Techno-Cynegetics -- The Cultural Basis of Ecological Crisis -- The Perils of the Green Revolution -- The New Cynegetics -- Appendix -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C
  • D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
Control code
810082903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 302 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820342320
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt3q5r2t
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810082903
Label
The tender carnivore and the sacred game, Paul Shepard ; foreword by George Sessions
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Scribner, 1973. With new forword
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-296) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword -- Introduction -- 1. Ten Thousand Years of Crisis -- Making Wild Sheep Tame -- Husbandry, a Failure of Biological Style -- Invention of Drudgery and Catastrophe -- The Lower Savagery -- Farming, an Ecological Disease -- 2. On the Responsibility of Being an Ape -- The Evolution of Immaturity and Innocence -- High Society -- The Terrestrials -- The Apes, Our Cousins -- 3. On the Significance of Being Shaped by the Past -- The Elegant Refinements of Social Carnivorousness -- Ancestors of the Hunting Heart -- On Agression and the Tender Carnivore
  • 4. Hunting as a Way of Life -- The Band of Hunter-Gatherers -- The Venatic Art -- Cynegetic Man -- Toolmaking as Natural History -- The Totemic Vision -- 5. The Karma of Adolescence -- Self and Not-Self -- Discontinuity and Multiplicity -- Names and Games as the Purpose of Childhood -- The Initiates -- The Necessity of Risk and Solitude -- Dream Time as History -- The Antinomians -- 6. The Choice: Industrial Agriculture or Techno-Cynegetics -- The Cultural Basis of Ecological Crisis -- The Perils of the Green Revolution -- The New Cynegetics -- Appendix -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C
  • D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
Control code
810082903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 302 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820342320
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt3q5r2t
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810082903

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