As Wide as the World Is Wise: Reinventing Philosophical

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Also influential in these issues were Nietzsche, Heidegger, the critical theory of the Frankfurt School, Derrida and Lacan. [15] Main articles: Clifford Geertz and David M. They demonstrated that not every society had to go through the same developmental stages and, moreover, that the critical features postulated for the respective stages did not hold true when tested against the ethnological evidence. In Britain, after 1960, similar studies were sponsored by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research.

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Publisher: Columbia University Press (September 6, 2016)

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