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Escape from evil, Ernest Becker

Label
Escape from evil
Title
Escape from evil
Statement of responsibility
Ernest Becker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
128
Index
index present
LC call number
BD450
LC item number
.B394
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Escape from evil, Ernest Becker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion vol.: The denial of death
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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?
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 188 p.
Isbn
9780029024508
Lccn
75012059
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1531747
  • UtOrBLW
Label
Escape from evil, Ernest Becker
Publication
Note
Companion vol.: The denial of death
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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?
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 188 p.
Isbn
9780029024508
Lccn
75012059
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1531747
  • UtOrBLW

Library Locations

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      Howard W. Hunter Law Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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