Promethan Fire: Reflections on the Origin of Mind

Promethan Fire: Reflections on the Origin of Mind

by Charles J. Lumsden, Whitney Powell
     
 

In this highly readable new book, the authors take us down the twisting corridors through which our species traveled in the two-million-year odyssey from Homo habilis to modern man. They ask why, out of the millions of species that have emerged and gone extinct, human beings alone took the last, abrupt journey to high intelligence and advanced culture. See more details below

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In this highly readable new book, the authors take us down the twisting corridors through which our species traveled in the two-million-year odyssey from Homo habilis to modern man. They ask why, out of the millions of species that have emerged and gone extinct, human beings alone took the last, abrupt journey to high intelligence and advanced culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583484258
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/14/1999
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
6.03(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.59(d)

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