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Time and society / Warren D. TenHouten.

Author/Creator:
TenHouten, Warren D.
Publication:
Albany : State University of New York Press, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 261 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Time -- Sociological aspects.
Contents:
Introduction
A case study of the Australian Aborigines
Patterned-cyclical time consciousness
Patterned-cyclical time consciousness, continued
Ordinary-linear time consciousness
Patterned-cyclical and ordinary-linear time and the two sides of the brain
Immediate-participatory and episodic-futural time and the brain
The two and the four, and possibly more : social duality and the elementary forms of sociality
Natural and rational experiences of time
Communal sharing and patterned-cyclical time consciousness
Equality matching and immediate-participatory time consciousness
Authority ranking and episodic-futural time consciousness
Market pricing and ordinary-linear time consciousness
Text and temporality
An empirical test of the theory
Discussion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-243) and indexes.
ISBN:
0791464334
OCLC:
55679761