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The Resource A different kind of animal : how culture transformed our species, Robert Boyd

A different kind of animal : how culture transformed our species, Robert Boyd

Label
A different kind of animal : how culture transformed our species
Title
A different kind of animal
Title remainder
how culture transformed our species
Statement of responsibility
Robert Boyd
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyd, Robert
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN360
LC item number
.B685 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The University Center for Human Values series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social evolution
  • Human evolution
  • Human evolution
  • Social evolution
Label
A different kind of animal : how culture transformed our species, Robert Boyd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Based on the Tanner Lectures delivered at Princeton University"--Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [197]-222) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Stephen Macedo -- Not by brains alone : the vital role of culture in human adaptation -- Beyond kith and kin : culture and the scale of human cooperation -- Comments. Imitation, Hayek, and the significance of cultural learning / H. Allen Orr ; Adaptation without insight? / Kim Sterelny ; Inference and hypothesis testing in cultural evolution / Ruth Mace ; Adaptable, cooperative, manipulative, and rivalrous -- Response. Culture, beliefs, and decisions
Control code
983824590
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 229 pages
Isbn
9780691177731
Lccn
2017008706
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)983824590
Label
A different kind of animal : how culture transformed our species, Robert Boyd
Publication
Note
"Based on the Tanner Lectures delivered at Princeton University"--Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [197]-222) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Stephen Macedo -- Not by brains alone : the vital role of culture in human adaptation -- Beyond kith and kin : culture and the scale of human cooperation -- Comments. Imitation, Hayek, and the significance of cultural learning / H. Allen Orr ; Adaptation without insight? / Kim Sterelny ; Inference and hypothesis testing in cultural evolution / Ruth Mace ; Adaptable, cooperative, manipulative, and rivalrous -- Response. Culture, beliefs, and decisions
Control code
983824590
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 229 pages
Isbn
9780691177731
Lccn
2017008706
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)983824590

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