Origins of the sacred: the ecstasies of love and war

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St. Martin's Press,
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1991.
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Tracing the origins of mankind's identity through evolutionary biology and mythological literature, Young examines the primitive mind and the development of religion and sacredness as seen through our ancestors. He attempts to unearth the origins of violence and to answer the question "Are we born violent?" Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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