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The origins of human society.

by Peter I. Bogucki

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Published by Blackwell Publishers in Malden (Mass.), Oxford .
Written in English


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SeriesThe Blackwell history of the world
The Physical Object
Pagination25cm.352. 20ill.10M.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18266147M
ISBN 101577181123

Origins: How the Earth Shaped Human History Hardcover – 31 Jan For instance, pointing out that the "downside" of a sedentary agrarian society was a hierarchical society resulting in "inequality" as opposed to the "equality" of the hunter-gather society were everyone was starving equally. And also, that colonization and slavery was the /5(). Human Origins. likes. Where did humans come from? Let's explore the latest news and ers:

Title: On The Origins Of Human Society Author: Malik Bennabi Publisher: Islamic Book Trust Binding: Softcover, pages Description. In this seminal work, Malik Bennabi investigates the essentials of human society by exploring what makes the human group an ethico-social order and historical community, and not a mere agglomerate of individuals living according to the mere laws of nature. A leading expert on evolution and communication presents an empirically based theory of the evolutionary origins of human communication that challenges the dominant Chomskian view. Human communication is grounded in fundamentally cooperative, even shared, intentions. In this original and provocative account of the evolutionary origins of human communication, Michael Tomasello connects .

Andrew Collins is a science and history writer, who has been investigating the origins of human civilization for over three decades. He is a noted explorer and the co-discoverer of a massive cave complex beneath the Giza plateau, now known as “Collins’ Caves.”Released on: Septem   Nicholas A. Christakis is a physician and sociologist who explores the ancient origins and modern implications of human nature. He directs the Human Nature Lab at Yale University, where he is the Sterling Professor of Social and Natural Science, in the Departments of Sociology, Medicine, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Statistics and Data Science, and Biomedical Engineering.


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The Origins of Human Society traces the development of human culture from its origins over 2 million years ago to the emergence of literate civilization. In addition to a global coverage of prehistoric life, the book pays specific attention to the origins and dispersal of anatomically-modern humans, the development of symbolic expression, the transition from mobile foraging bands to sedentary.

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