The Rise of Humans

Of all the species on Earth, why did ours rise to dominance? Previously, scientists thought many uniquely human traits resulted from sudden or brilliant adaptations, but new discoveries point to gradual processes that involve biological and social factors. In this eBook, we examine recent research on the origins of human cognitive abilities, ingenuity, language and culture as well as the advances opening doors to new hypotheses.

eBook List: $46.65 / S&L: $34.95

Reading Level: 9-10

Interest Level: 9-12+

Product type : eBook
ISBN : 978-1-9489-3313-1
Author : Scientific American Editors
Copyright : 2020
Language : English
Pages : 372
Subject : Scientific American Ebooks
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