About the Book
Edgerton challenges the notion that primitive societies were happy and healthy before they were corrupted and oppressed by colonialism. He surveys a range of ethnographic writings, and shows that many of these so-called innocent societies were cruel, confused and misled.
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780029089255
Publisher: Free Press
Publisher Imprint: Free Press
Depth: 25
Language: English
Returnable: Y
Spine Width: 21 mm
Weight: 553.88 gr
ISBN-10: 0029089255
Publisher Date: 02 Nov 1992
Binding: Hardback
Height: 242 mm
No of Pages: 288
Series Title: English
Sub Title: Challenging the Myth of Primitive Harmony
Width: 164 mm
User Reviews

Be the first to Write a Review on this book Sick Societies