The Domestication of the Human Species

Paperback | January 23, 1991

byPeter J. Wilson

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In this exciting new book the author of Man, the Promising Primate takes domestication as the starting point for his continued inquiry into human evolution. Peter J. Wilson believes that the most radical and far-reaching innovation in human development was this settling down into a built environment, and he argues that it had a crucial effect on human psychology and social relations. His insights not only offer an enriched understanding of human behavior and human history but also point the way toward amendments to long-standing social theories.

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In this exciting new book the author of Man, the Promising Primate takes domestication as the starting point for his continued inquiry into human evolution. Peter J. Wilson believes that the most radical and far-reaching innovation in human development was this settling down into a built environment, and he argues that it had a crucial...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:201 pages, 9.25 × 6.13 × 0.68 inPublished:January 23, 1991Publisher:Yale University Press

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ISBN - 10:0300050321

ISBN - 13:9780300050325

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