Forbidden Archeology: The Hidden History of the Human Race by Michael A. Cremo and Richard L. Thompson quickly became a best selling underground. Forbidden Archeology and millions of other books are available for instant access. .. Michael A Cremo is a research associate of the Bhaktivedanta Institute. Forbidden Archeology has ratings and 48 reviews. James said: Well, I guess controversy sells. This is a horrible book. Michael Cremo has set archaeol.
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This is a horrible book. This book is absolutely fascinating, but it is not something you can pick up and thumb through. This question contains spoilers… view spoiler [Can I even read this book Forbidden Dorbidden on Good reads and if so, how do I get started? Forbidden Archeologywhich he wrote with Richard L. This book discusses not only the most famous finds, but also objectively discusses well documented discoveries that were dismissed because they did not fit into the current pet theories of human evolution.
One day he made a comment about the “mongoloid” heritage of the Finnish people and explained that it was likely due to the fact that the Finns were an isolated direct ancestor of “homo erectus” and not quite “homo sapiens sapiens”.
Jul 30, Alicedewonder rated it it was amazing. L’Homo Sapiens ha convissuto per milioni di anni con quelli che la maggior parte degli studiosi del settore ritengono i suoi antenati Australopithecus, Homo Habilis, Homo Erectus: I read it before going to college and actually learning science, and being the young and uneducated dipshit that I was, it convinced me.
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This book wasn’t what I thought. Whether all their evidence stands up or not and they’re clear on ambiguities themselves the book is a strong lesson in preconceptions and the importance of remembering that theory is not fact, and should be aecheology to constant re-assessment.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I don’t believe Cremo’s arguments wholesale. If you really are into alternative science and archaeology then you may find this interesting The reason the vast majority of scientists agree that we’ve been on earth less than that is because that’s what all the evidence points to.
A fascinating alternative view of our anthropological knowledge and theories. The book’s authors “openly acknowledge the Vedic inspiration of their research” and make what Feder calls the “reasonable request” that the Vedic derivation of their theoretical outlook not disqualify it.
Cremo and Thompson fail to take account of this, he says, and seem to want to accord equal value to all finds. I actually read this book a while back and it is brilliant.
That said, the arguments do seem strained and cherry-picked at times This large volume serves as a reference compiling many lost, buried or otherwise hidden reports in the associated fields of archeology. Cremo was born in Schenectady, New York.
Forbidden Archeology: The Hidden History of the Human Race
Cremo identifies himself as a “Vedic creationist. Community Saloon bar To do list What is going on? Jul 29, Andrew Hennessey rated it it was amazing. Certainly it provides the historian of archaeology with a useful compendium of case studies in the history and sociology of scientific knowledge, which can be used to foster debate within archaeology about how to describe the epistemology of one’s discipline.
Homo sapienshave lived on the earth for billions of years with little or no alteration to their biological characteristics. While not uncritically accepting Cremo’s arguments and claims, I found it eye-opening to consider the weakness of many cornerstones of our standard scientific history of human evolution. It left me wanting to learn more which is always a good thing.
The book is more than pages long. For concerns on copyright infringement please see: Supreme deity Vishnu Krishna Rama. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For a fraction of the price of my college class, I learned a great deal more ccremo was not subjected to the cultural bias of my old Russian instructor. Old bones and stone tool findings that have been ignored due to their anomaly.
It is ever thus and a downside of peer reviews. All these findings indicate a great human civilisation, lost in time. According to his own autobiography, Cremo has no scientific education bet micheal never would have expected that.
A super ancient beautiful vase deep down in the strata, from a time long before the existence of homo erectus. Cremo and Richard L.
Forbidden Archeology: The Hidden History of the Human Race by Michael A. Cremo
Books archrology Michael A. The gold necklace in ancient coal. We conclude that the total evidence Retrieved from ” https: Non sequitur su non sequitur.
The scientific society has not been always honest with the public about the remains of our ancestors. Social Studies of Science. I disagree because this book is basically about the history of the science of archaeology.
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