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Human Evolution: An Illustrated Introduction

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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)
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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...
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