The Domestication of the Savage Mind (Themes in the Social Sciences)

by Jack Goody

Book Reviews

  • @violinar About the alphabet and oral/written modes of thoughts specifically, I love "Domestication of the Savage Mind" by Jack Goody and "Orality and Literacy" by Walter Ong.Link to Tweet
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About Book

Professor Goody's research in West Africa resulted in finding an alternative way of thinking about 'traditional' societies.