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In BLOOD RITES, Barbara Ehrenreich confronts the mystery of the human attraction to violence: What draws our species to war and even makes us see it as a kind of sacred undertaking? BLOOD RITES takes us on an original journey from the elaborate human sacrifices of the ancient world to the carnage and holocaust of twentieth-century "total war."
classic-to-modern - see also pre history neolithic to ancient ancient to classic trade history slave trade hidden-history ft.com 7-5-2022 Simon Schama: when history is weaponised for war ft.com 17-3-2022 Book review: Legacy of Violence — the bloody ends of empire - by Caroline Elkins theguardian.com 3-2022 Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire … Continue reading History – classic to modern
Anthony Gormley has suggested turning Cecil Rhodes statue to face the wall in shame. My suggestion is meant to be a bit more explicit. A slave collar points to the history of racism as a rationalisation of slavery.
see also philosophy of science this page non-euro Global Philosophy Anglo-Analytic-Philosophy Classical-Philosophy Continental-Philosophy History-of-Ideas Moral-Practical-Philosophy-Ethics Political Philosophy general updates 1-2023 Western Continental, Existentialism, Phenomenology, Experiential aeon.co/ 1-2023 Forgotten existentialist - Sartre gets much of the credit for existentialism. Karl Jaspers not only preceded him, but offered a way out of despair - by Deborah Casewell … Continue reading PHILOSOPHY – history of thought
see also pre history neolithic to ancient ancient to classic classic-to-modern trade history slave trade hidden-history upated 1-2023 DW/youtube 6-1-2023 Globalization: Where do we stand? - Winners and losers in world trade (pt1) Globalization used to be a guarantor of economic growth. No longer, and the losers are poorer nations. They have restricted access to … Continue reading TRADE history, theory, myths + realities
see also > economic history daviskedrosky.substack.com 16-5-2022 The New Historical Economics is Self-Aware What does it do? Who is it for? - Davis Kedrosky amazon.co.uk 5-2021 The Handbook of Historical Economics Paperback – by Alberto Bisin, Giovanni Federico academia.edu/pdf 2022 Du Bois and Marx's Influence: Black Reconstruction by Andrew Douglas sup.org History in Financial Times … Continue reading historical economics – history of ideas&theory, institutional, interdisciplinary – phil of science , epistemology
degrowth updates here Décroissance, or degrowth, is a story of hope amidst adversity. Just like Xmas. Born of the adversities of a poisoned and plundered planet, degrowthers say "No! No More! Let's get out of the Old National Market Hall of Sickly Scarcity and into the New Global Banquet Hall of Happy Abundance... Yes, contrary … Continue reading DeGrowth or Décroissance anyone? (not just for Xmas)
NIGEL DODD twitter The Social Life of Money 2014 book review by Philipp Degens Nigel Dodd’s The Social Life of Money is an original and comprehensive contribution ... It is a must-read for any scholar interested in the topic as it helps to better understand the nature of money –or, of monies. Also, surely many … Continue reading Nigel Dodd