The Magic of the Cities and Deep Participation
A deep history of magic from the Paleolithic to the first temples
How magical thinking created human societies
How did human societies become massive engines of cooperation?
How did human societies become massive engines of cooperation?
A few facts about a complicated subject
How did human societies become massive engines of cooperation?
Our understanding of the past is distorted by various factors
Societies come and go, but the need for them is permanent
Today's societies are intrinsically, invariably multicultural
Last time we looked at chiefdoms, which Moffett described as a watershed in the evolution of human societies. Chiefdoms aggregated multiple societies t…
Chiefdoms were a watershed in human societal evolution