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Human Evolution, Language and Mind: A Psychological and Archaeological Inquiry

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The question of how modern human behaviour emerged from pre-human hominid behaviour is central to discussions of human evolution. This important book argues that the capacity to use signs in a symbolic way, identified by the authors as language, is the basis for behaviour that can be described as human. The book is the product of a unique collaboration between the key ...more
Hardcover, 286 pages
Published July 26th 1996 by Cambridge University Press
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Iain Noble was my lecturer at university and this was one of the assigned texts. Though I disagreed with some of his propositions I enjoyed reading the book.
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