7 edition of The idea of the past found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-287) and indexes.
|Statement||Leonard Jonathan Lamm.|
|LC Classifications||BF173 .L226 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 310 p. :|
|Number of Pages||310|
|LC Control Number||92044651|
Although it might seem to be a story of ever-increasing knowledge of biology, Cobb shows how our ideas about the brain have been shaped by each era's most significant technologies. Today we might think the brain is like a supercomputer. In the past, it has been compared to a telegraph, a telephone exchange, or some kind of hydraulic system.
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Abstract. Archaeology, as a discipline with its eye on the past, is itself increasingly coming under historical scrutiny. General histories by Gordon Willey and Jeremy Sabloff () and Trigger () are perhaps some of the more visible artifacts of this process.
The past which a historian studies is not a dead past, but a past which in some sense is still living in the present. But a past act is dead, i.e. meaningless to the historian, unless he can understand the thought that lay behind it. Hence all history is the history of thought, and history is the The idea of the past book in /5(6).
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