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Origins : what new discoveries reveal about the emergence of our species and its possible future /

Discusses the evolution of prehistoric ape-like creatures into human beings, theorizing that the key to this transformation was the ability to share and cooperate in a social context.

Main Author: Leakey, Richard E.
Other Authors: Lewin, Roger, (joint author.)
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Dutton, 1977.
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Summary: Discusses the evolution of prehistoric ape-like creatures into human beings, theorizing that the key to this transformation was the ability to share and cooperate in a social context.
Item Description: Includes index.
Physical Description: 264 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Bibliography: Bibliography: p. 257.
ISBN: 0525171940 :
9780525171942