Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Human Evolution: An Illustrated Introduction” as Want to Read:
Human Evolution: An Illustrated Introduction
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Human Evolution: An Illustrated Introduction

3.79 of 5 stars 3.79  ·  rating details  ·  42 ratings  ·  2 reviews
The brief length and focused coverage of "Human Evolution: An Illustrated Introduction" have made this best-selling textbook the ideal complement to any biology or anthropology course in which human evolution is taught. The text places human evolution in the context of humans as animals, while also showing the physical context of human evolution, including climate change a ...more
Paperback, 277 pages
Published September 17th 2004 by Blackwell Publishers (first published March 28th 1985)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Human Evolution, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Human Evolution

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 95)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
R.S.
Very clear and well laid out text - would be a perfect introduction for undergraduate students with an interest in this field. Well thought out illustrations throughout and a full reference list to enable further reading.
Anna Webber
Hard to get through in some areas but it's required reading for an upcoming class on the 'Origins of Human Behavior' so I'll have to have another go...
Valdemar Gomes
Valdemar Gomes marked it as to-read
Aug 18, 2015
Clare
Clare marked it as to-read
Jul 26, 2015
David
David added it
Jul 20, 2015
Jack
Jack marked it as to-read
Aug 10, 2015
Butterfly
Butterfly marked it as to-read
Apr 21, 2015
ArtichokeHeart
ArtichokeHeart marked it as to-read
Apr 07, 2015
Ian Winsor
Ian Winsor marked it as to-read
Mar 15, 2015
Mehmet Ali Soylu
Mehmet Ali Soylu marked it as to-read
Mar 13, 2015
Delia
Delia marked it as to-read
Jan 24, 2015
DrosoPHila
DrosoPHila marked it as to-read
Feb 02, 2015
Humza
Humza marked it as to-read
Dec 19, 2014
Rune Mathisen
Rune Mathisen marked it as to-read
Dec 09, 2014
Oliver Rixon
Oliver Rixon marked it as to-read
Oct 24, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Complexity: Life at the Edge of Chaos Bones of Contention: Controversies in the Search for Human Origins Principles of Human Evolution The Origin of Modern Humans In the Age of Mankind

Share This Book