Humans in the Making: In the Beginning Was Technique (Hardcover)

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Humans in the Making: In the Beginning Was Technique (Hardcover)

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The human specificity can be described by verticality/bipedalism, technique use, articulated language, high cognitive capacities, complex society at three levels: body, mind, social. In this book, is proposed an evolutionary process that make better understand how such humanity could have emerged in the long time (more than 6 million years). The process is based on a very early necessity to use technic for surviving correlated with neoteny which impulsed a darwinian evolutionary process, with four distinguished punctuation described as neotenizations.
Michel J. F. Dubois: Referent expert in agriculture sciences in UniLaSalle polytechnic institute; associate scientist at LIED, Paris Diderot (Paris VII); President of Ingenium, french net of scientists in human sciences affiliated in higher engineer training institutions.
Product Details ISBN: 9781786305848
ISBN-10: 1786305844
Publisher: Wiley-Iste
Publication Date: December 15th, 2020
Pages: 272
Language: English