Cows, Pigs, Wars, and Witches: The Riddles of Culture
This book challenges those who argue that we can change the world by changing the way people think. Harris shows that no matter how bizarre a people's behavior may seem, it always stems from concrete social and economic conditions.
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Review: Cows, Pigs, Wars, and Witches: The Riddles of CultureUser Review - Santiago Mejía - Goodreads
Very interesting book trying to find explanations to ancient habits present in the largest religions in this planet. I think Harris exposes solid, logic and interesting arguments that shed light on ... Read full review
Review: Cows, Pigs, Wars, and Witches: The Riddles of CultureUser Review - Gcoritsidis - Goodreads
As the first sentence of the prologue puts it, "this book is about the causes of apparently irrational and inexplicable lifestyles." An anthropology book, it covers diverse topics like why Hindus ... Read full review