Biological, social and moral in the logic of history, or whether or not there is peasantry in the contemporary world

Trotsuk I. Biological, social and moral in the logic of history, or whether or not there is peasantry in the contemporary world // The Russian Peasant Studies. 2018. V.3. №2. P. 155-178.

DOI: 10.22394/2500-1809-2018-3-2-155-178


Review of the books: Morris I. Foragers, Farmers, and Fossil Fuels. How Human Values Evolve. Ed. and with an introduction by S. Macedo; with comm. by R. Seaford, J.D. Spence, C.M. Korsgaard, M. Atwood. Transl. from English by N. Edelman. Moscow: Izd-vo Instituta Gaidara, 2017. 488 p. (and review of the book: Hansen T. The Triumph of Seeds. How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History. Trans. from English by N. Maisuryan, A. Olefir, ed. by V. Bologova. Moscow: Alpina non-fiction, 2018. 374 p.).

About the author

Trotsuk Irina V., DSc (Sociology), Associate Professor, Sociology Chair, RUDN University; Senior Researcher, Center for Fundamental Sociology Higher School of Economics, Senior Researcher, Center for Agrarian Studies, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. 119571, Moscow, prosp. Vernadskogo, 82.
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