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Ancient Society

£9.99

Product description

Condition - se photo, The first page is slightly toose but the rest is tightly bound and the pages are clean. Ancient Society is an 1877 book by the American anthropologist Lewis H. Morgan. Building on the data about kinship and social organization presented in his 1871 Systems of Consanguinity and Affinity of the Human Family, Morgan develops his theory of the three stages of human progress, i.e., from Savagery through Barbarism to Civilization. Contemporary European social theorists such as Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels were influenced by Morgan's work on social structure and material culture, as shown by Engels' The Origin of the Family, Private Property, and the State (1884).

Item details

Author(s):
Lewisi Morgan
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
14cms x 20cms
Edition:
1926?
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
570
Publisher:
Charles H Kerr & Company

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Condition - se photo, The first page is slightly toose but the rest is tightly bound and the pages are clean. Ancient Society is an 1877 book by the American anthropologist Lewis H. Morgan. Building on the data about kinship and social organization presented in his 1871 Systems of Consanguinity and Affinity of the Human Family, Morgan develops his theory of the three stages of human progress, i.e., from Savagery through Barbarism to Civilization. Contemporary European social theorists such as Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels were influenced by Morgan's work on social structure and material culture, as shown by Engels' The Origin of the Family, Private Property, and the State (1884).

Author(s):
Lewisi Morgan
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
14cms x 20cms
Edition:
1926?
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
570
Publisher:
Charles H Kerr & Company

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