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The rise of humans : great scientific debates

Author: John Hawks
Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., [2011]
Series: Great courses (Compact disc)
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio   Book : English
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In this series of lectures, Professor Hawks surveys some of the greatest debates in the scientific community concerning the origin and rise of human beings. Was Australopithecus afarensis really our earliest ancestor? Did early humans arise in Africa alone, or in regions throughout the world? What role do Neanderthals play is our genetic heritage?
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Hawks
ISBN: 9781598037586 1598037587
OCLC Number: 756844704
Notes: Compact discs.
In two containers (19 cm.).
Guidebook includes timeline, glossary, and bibliography.
Performer(s): Lecturer: Professor John Hawks, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Description: 12 sound discs (6 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (138 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series Title: Great courses (Compact disc)
Responsibility: John Hawks.

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In this series of lectures, Professor Hawks surveys some of the greatest debates in the scientific community concerning the origin and rise of human beings. Was Australopithecus afarensis really our earliest ancestor? Did early humans arise in Africa alone, or in regions throughout the world? What role do Neanderthals play is our genetic heritage?

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Human Origins: Focus on the scientists's human drama

by vleighton (WorldCat user published 2013-05-04) Very Good Permalink

 Dateline Spring 2013: This Teaching Company course is recent (2011), which is not true of a number of their other courses on anthropology and human origins, and the field is changing rapidly, so recent is important. The style of delivery is good, without too many digressions. Hawks is not as...
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