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Humankind The Gatherer-Hunter: From Earliest Times to Industry

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The authors propose in this book a comprehensive, coherent theory of human behaviour constructed from first principles. The theme of the inquiry is that humankind possesses the behavioural patterns which would enhance the prospects of a social, nomadic, tool-using, omnivorous gatherer-hunter. The interaction of these attributes and various environments explains actions and history from earliest times to history.

The work is in five parts:
Part One: Examines origins and behavioural traits in the context of two gatherer-hunter societies.
Part Two: A model of social change from intensive gatherer-hunting to industry.
Part Three: The historical evidence for the model is outlined.
Part Four: Themes and topics, some relating to individuals, are explored.
Part Five: Philosophical and methodological aspects are summarised.

The dust jacket shows signs of shelf wear on the edges and rubbing to the surfaces. Other than that the binding is tight and the pages are clean.

Item details

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Davies, Michael & Davies, Henry & Davies, Kathryn
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9.25" by 6.25"
Edition:
First, 1992
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0951944509
ISBN-13:
9780951944509
Number of pages:
410
Publisher:
Myddle-Brockton
Title:
Humankind The Gatherer-Hunter: From Earliest Times to Industry

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The authors propose in this book a comprehensive, coherent theory of human behaviour constructed from first principles. The theme of the inquiry is that humankind possesses the behavioural patterns which would enhance the prospects of a social, nomadic, tool-using, omnivorous gatherer-hunter. The interaction of these attributes and various environments explains actions and history from earliest times to history.

The work is in five parts:
Part One: Examines origins and behavioural traits in the context of two gatherer-hunter societies.
Part Two: A model of social change from intensive gatherer-hunting to industry.
Part Three: The historical evidence for the model is outlined.
Part Four: Themes and topics, some relating to individuals, are explored.
Part Five: Philosophical and methodological aspects are summarised.

The dust jacket shows signs of shelf wear on the edges and rubbing to the surfaces. Other than that the binding is tight and the pages are clean.

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Davies, Michael & Davies, Henry & Davies, Kathryn
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9.25" by 6.25"
Edition:
First, 1992
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0951944509
ISBN-13:
9780951944509
Number of pages:
410
Publisher:
Myddle-Brockton
Title:
Humankind The Gatherer-Hunter: From Earliest Times to Industry

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