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Author Montagu, Ashley, 1905-1999.

Title Culture and the evolution of man
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1962


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
Description 376 pages
Series A Galaxy book ; GB88
Galaxy book ; GB88
Contents A definition of man / Kenneth P. Oakley -- Tools and human evolution / Sherwood L. Washburn -- Ecology and the protohominids / George A. Bartholomew, Jr. and Joseph B. Birdsell -- The concept of culture / Leslie A. White -- The argument from animals to men: and examination of its validity for anthropology / J.B.S. Haldane -- Social behaviour and primate evolution / M.R.A. Chance -- Social behavior and the evolution of man's mental faculties / William Etkin -- Natural selection and the mental capacities of mankind / Th. Dobzhansky and M.F. Ashley Montagu -- Culture and the structural evolution of the neural system / Fred A. Mettler -- The spearman and the archer -an essay on selection in body build / Alice Brues -- Culture, personality, and evolution / Jules Henry -- The structural and functional dimensions of a human existence / A. Irving Hallowell -- Personality structure and the evolution of man / A. Irving Hallowell -- Climate, culture, and evolution / Paul T. Baker -- Anthropological implications of sickle cell gene distribution in West Africa / Frank B. Livingstone -- Fossil man and human evolution / Loren C. Eiseley -- Time, morphology, and neoteny in the evolution of man / M.F. Ashley Montagu -- Cultural factors in the evolution of the human dentition / C. Loring Brace -- Cultural and natural checks on population-growth / D.H. Stott
Summary Essays and artilces by outstanding scientists discuss the role played by cultural factors in the physical evolution of man
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Subject Anthropology.
Human beings.
Anthropology, Cultural.
Biological Evolution.
Author Montagu, Ashley, 1905-1999.
LC no. 62009827
ISBN 0195007018