Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

Compendium of interesting bits I come across, with an occasional IMHO

Plough/hoe past influences attitudes towards women now

Interesting theory — deep-seated attitudes to women have roots in ancient agriculture.  From The Economist, July 23rd, 2011:

Economics focus: The plough and the now

September 1, 2011 Posted by | history | , , , | Leave a comment