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Humans before humanity : an evolutionary perspective

Author: Robert Foley
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; Cambridge, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Attempts to recreate the lost world of the hominid species that lived for around one million years before and after the evolution of modern humans some 200,000 years ago. The book also investigates  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Foley
ISBN: 0631170871 9780631170877
OCLC Number: 35664877
Description: ix, 238 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface. 1. A Question of Evolution. 2. Why Darwinism? 3. What are Human Beings? 4. When did we become Human? 5. Was Human Evolution Progressive? 6. Why Africa? 7. Is Human Evolution Adaptive? 8. Why are Humans such an Evolutionary Rarity? 9. How do we Explain the Evolution of Humans? 10. Does Human Evolution Matter? A Tabular Guide to the Naming and Discovery of Hominid Species and Subspecies. Notes. References. Index.
Responsibility: Robert Foley.

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