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5 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Maurice Bloch. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Maurice Bloch, often where they are interviewed.

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5 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Maurice Bloch. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Maurice Bloch, often where they are interviewed.

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The Reluctant Anthropologist: Tales of Madagascar | Prof Maurice Bloch

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World famous anthropologist Maurice Bloch asks : why is it so easy, when we go to somewhere which the tourist industry would describe as very exotic, to get on with people?

Part of the answer is that remote people are much less different than we might, at first, believe and that modern society is much less different than is often assumed. This argument is illustrated with examples from Madagascar.
Mar 20 2019 · 30mins
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CARTA: Imagination and Human Origins: Maurice Bloch - Human Society as a Consequence of Human Imagination

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This symposium explores the evolutionary origins of human imagination, its impact on the sciences and arts, the consequences of imagination impairment, and the fundamental genetic and neurological basis of human imagination. Series: "CARTA - Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny" [Science] [Show ID: 33811]
Jul 24 2018 · 14mins
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CARTA: Imagination and Human Origins: Maurice Bloch - Human Society as a Consequence of Human Imagination

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This symposium explores the evolutionary origins of human imagination, its impact on the sciences and arts, the consequences of imagination impairment, and the fundamental genetic and neurological basis of human imagination. Series: "CARTA - Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny" [Science] [Show ID: 33811]
Jul 24 2018 · 14mins
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CARTA: Imagination and Human Origins - Lyn Wadley Maurice Bloch Lera Boroditsky

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This symposium explores the evolutionary origins of human imagination, its impact on the sciences and arts, the consequences of imagination impairment, and the fundamental genetic and neurological basis of human imagination. Series: "CARTA - Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny" [Science] [Show ID: 33804]
Jul 19 2018 · 49mins
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CARTA: Imagination and Human Origins - Lyn Wadley Maurice Bloch Lera Boroditsky

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This symposium explores the evolutionary origins of human imagination, its impact on the sciences and arts, the consequences of imagination impairment, and the fundamental genetic and neurological basis of human imagination. Series: "CARTA - Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny" [Science] [Show ID: 33804]
Jul 19 2018 · 49mins