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Growing young

Author: Ashley Montagu
Publisher: [Granby], Mass. : Bergin & Garvey Publishers, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"The best statement ever written on the most important, neglected theme of human life and evolution." Stephen Jay Gould, Harvard University

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Montagu, Ashley, 1905-1999.
Growing young.
[Granby], Mass. : Bergin & Garvey Publishers, 1989
(OCoLC)596015806
Online version:
Montagu, Ashley, 1905-1999.
Growing young.
[Granby], Mass. : Bergin & Garvey Publishers, 1989
(OCoLC)596862353
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ashley Montagu
ISBN: 089789166X 9780897891660 0897891678 9780897891677
OCLC Number: 18497421
Description: xi, 292 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface Introduction Neoteny and Human Biological Evolution The Evolution of Human Behavior Advantages of Immaturity: A Womb with a View The Child The Neotenous Traits of the Child Those Whom the Gods Love Import Appendix: The History of Neoteny Index
Responsibility: Ashley Montagu.

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"One comes away from this splendid work with a feeling of hopefulness and optimism. In a world of rather mundane books about the most sacred of all topics--human life--I find Growing Young that Read more...

 
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