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Beast or angel? : Choices that make us human, [By] René Dubos

Label
Beast or angel? : Choices that make us human
Title
Beast or angel?
Title remainder
Choices that make us human
Statement of responsibility
[By] René Dubos
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1901-1982
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dubos, René J.
Dewey number
573.2
Index
index present
LC call number
GN320
LC item number
.D8213
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
GN 320
NLM item number
D817c 1974
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social evolution
  • Human evolution
Label
Beast or angel? : Choices that make us human, [By] René Dubos
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of Choisir d'etre humain
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Social adaptations
  • 2.
  • Choosing to be human:
  • The bestiality of the human species
  • The humanness of the human species
  • Individualism and collectivity
  • Humanity and the beast
  • 3.
  • The past in the present:
  • The cave and the horizon
  • Foreword:
  • Cities old and new
  • The clan and the stranger
  • Life in the city
  • Crowds and machines
  • Hauts Lieux and monuments
  • 4.
  • At home on Earth:
  • Yesterday's future shock
  • The camp and the open road
  • Ulysses and the American frontier
  • Conveying French into English
  • Technologic Utopia
  • The incarnations of humankind
  • Revolutions and resurrection
  • 5.
  • On the pleasures of being human:
  • The diversity of human life
  • Pluralism and the world order
  • Adventure and fantasy
  • Joie de Vivre and happiness
  • 1.
  • Stability and adaptability of humankind:
  • Old world and new world
  • The saga of the human species
  • The races of man
  • Biological Freudianism
Control code
ocm00940661
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 226 p.
Isbn
9780684139012
Lccn
74010737
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684139012
  • (OCoLC)940661
Label
Beast or angel? : Choices that make us human, [By] René Dubos
Publication
Note
Translation of Choisir d'etre humain
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Social adaptations
  • 2.
  • Choosing to be human:
  • The bestiality of the human species
  • The humanness of the human species
  • Individualism and collectivity
  • Humanity and the beast
  • 3.
  • The past in the present:
  • The cave and the horizon
  • Foreword:
  • Cities old and new
  • The clan and the stranger
  • Life in the city
  • Crowds and machines
  • Hauts Lieux and monuments
  • 4.
  • At home on Earth:
  • Yesterday's future shock
  • The camp and the open road
  • Ulysses and the American frontier
  • Conveying French into English
  • Technologic Utopia
  • The incarnations of humankind
  • Revolutions and resurrection
  • 5.
  • On the pleasures of being human:
  • The diversity of human life
  • Pluralism and the world order
  • Adventure and fantasy
  • Joie de Vivre and happiness
  • 1.
  • Stability and adaptability of humankind:
  • Old world and new world
  • The saga of the human species
  • The races of man
  • Biological Freudianism
Control code
ocm00940661
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 226 p.
Isbn
9780684139012
Lccn
74010737
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684139012
  • (OCoLC)940661

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