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The Resource Escape from evil, Ernest Becker

Escape from evil, Ernest Becker

Label
Escape from evil
Title
Escape from evil
Statement of responsibility
Ernest Becker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the natural history of evil
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Becker, Ernest
Dewey number
128
Index
index present
LC call number
BD450
LC item number
.B394
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophical anthropology
  • Primitive societies
  • Philosophical anthropology
  • Primitive societies
Label
Escape from evil, Ernest Becker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion vol.: The denial of death
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The human condition: between appetite and ingenuity -- The primitive world: ritual as practical technics -- The primitive world: economics as expiation and power -- The origin of inequality -- The evolution of inequality -- The new historical forms of immortality power -- Money: the new universal immortality ideology -- The basic dynamic of human evil -- The nature of social evil -- Social theory: the merger of Marx and Freud -- Retrospect and conclusion: What is the heroic society?
Control code
675641
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xix, 188 pages
Isbn
9780029024508
Lccn
75012059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780029024508
  • (OCoLC)1531747
Label
Escape from evil, Ernest Becker
Publication
Note
Companion vol.: The denial of death
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The human condition: between appetite and ingenuity -- The primitive world: ritual as practical technics -- The primitive world: economics as expiation and power -- The origin of inequality -- The evolution of inequality -- The new historical forms of immortality power -- Money: the new universal immortality ideology -- The basic dynamic of human evil -- The nature of social evil -- Social theory: the merger of Marx and Freud -- Retrospect and conclusion: What is the heroic society?
Control code
675641
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xix, 188 pages
Isbn
9780029024508
Lccn
75012059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780029024508
  • (OCoLC)1531747

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