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Cows, Pigs, Wars, and Witches: The Riddles of Culture

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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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ISBN:
9780307801227
Subtitle:
The Riddles of Culture
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Author:
Harris, Marvin
Publication Date:
20110713
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
288

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