The First Idea: How Symbols, Language, and Intelligence Evolved from Our Primate Ancestors to Modern Humans by Stanley I. GreenspanThe First Idea: How Symbols, Language, and Intelligence Evolved from Our Primate Ancestors to Modern Humans by Stanley I. Greenspan

The First Idea: How Symbols, Language, and Intelligence Evolved from Our Primate Ancestors to…

byStanley I. Greenspan, Stuart Shanker

Paperback | February 7, 2006

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Text discusses how symbols, language, and intelligence evolved from primates to modern humans. Topics include the origin and development of symbols, a new direction for evolutionary theory, the development of language and intelligence, the development of social groups, and more. Softcover.

About The Author

Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D., author of the widely used and praised books The Challenging Child and (with Serena Wieder, Ph.D.) Engaging Autism, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at George Washington University Medical School and lives in Bethesda, Maryland. Stuart G. Shanker, D.Phil., is Professor of Philosophy and Prof...

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Title:The First Idea: How Symbols, Language, and Intelligence Evolved from Our Primate Ancestors to…Format:PaperbackDimensions:512 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.24 inPublished:February 7, 2006Publisher:Da Capo PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0306814498

ISBN - 13:9780306814495

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