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Synopsis: Have you ever wandered why men don't ask for directions? Why we react with anger to infidelity? Why we love music and art? Why war and racism still thrive in our most sophisticated cultures?
In this fascinating synthesis of the disciplines of anthropology, psychology, linguistics, philosophy, and biology, William Allman shows us how our minds have evolved in response to challenges faced by our prehistoric ancestors, and reveals how our brains continue to harbor that legacy in the present day.
Scientists speculate that many of the problems of modern life -- from obesity to war -- arise because our "Stone Age mind" hasn't caught up with our technologically sophisticated world. But Allman also reveals how morality, rather than being the result of arbitrary convention, is deeply rooted in our need to cooperate, which has been essential to the survival of our species through its evolution.
Title: Stone Age Present: How Evolution Has Shaped ...
Publication Date: 1995
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Touchstone, 1995. Book Condition: Fair. Reprint. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP83366623
Book Description Touchstone, 1995. Book Condition: Good. Reprint. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP8562056
Book Description Touchstone, 1995. Book Condition: Very Good. Reprint. Ships from Reno, NV. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP95778335
Book Description Touchstone. Paperback. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2776806102
Book Description Touchstone. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Bookseller Inventory # 2780155603
Book Description Touchstone. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Nice condition with minor indications of previous handling. Bookseller Inventory # G0684804557I4N00
Book Description Touchstone. Book Condition: Fair. Acceptable condition. Bookseller Inventory # U07B-01309
Book Description A Touchstone Book from Simon & Schuster/New York, 1994. soft cover, new book, remainder mark, appears unread, 287 pages including index, 5 5/8 x 8 1/2 inches, very good + book condition, no dust jacket, non-fiction, Bookseller Inventory # G 3322
Book Description Book Condition: New. This item is Print on Demand - Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # POD_9780684804552
Book Description U.S.A.: Touchstone, 1995. Soft cover. Book Condition: Fine. Trade paperback. No marks or writing. Tight binding with no spine creases. No remainder marks. Bookseller Inventory # 54286