BERNARD CHAPAIS PRIMEVAL KINSHIP PDF
The primal path to kinship: a critical review of Bernard Chapais, Primeval Kinship: How Pair-Bonding Gave Birth to Human Society. Harvard. In Primeval Kinship, Bernard Chapais corrects this imbalance with a thought- provoking and informed application of the primate data to the question of the origins. Chapais contends that only a few evolutionary steps were required Many books on kinship have been written by social anthropologists, but Primeval Kinship is the first book dedicated to the evolutionary Bernard Chapais.
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The book indeed fulfills this promise, presenting a persuasive, well-argued, logical evolutionary scenario based on empirical data and a sound comparative method The implication is that the gap between chimpanzee societies and pre-linguistic hominid societies is narrower than we might think. Many books on kinship have been written by social anthropologists, but Primeval Kinship is the first book dedicated to the evolutionary origins of human kinship.
The book indeed fulfills this promise, presenting a persuasive, well-argued, logical evolutionary scenario based on empirical data and a sound comparative method… Primeval Kinship presents powerful arguments concerning the origin and evolutionary path of human kinship.
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Genetic Relatedness and the Evolution of Altruism. Chapais’ thesis urges us to consider very carefully why humans are so different. Please try your pdimeval again later.
Primeval Kinship : How Pair-Bonding Gave Birth to Human Society
His reasoned and careful orimeval of the primate data provides considerable food for thought about how and why we have come to be the way we are. It reopens old questions, long abandoned, about the origins of human society, and addresses them with a brilliant synthesis of recent primate data.
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In this regard, Chapais should be lauded for his labors and for an extremely stimulating read. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you.
Harvard University Press, Primeval kinship – how pair-bonding gave birth to human society. The digital Loeb Classical Library loebclassics. In this account of the dawn of human society, Bernard Chapais shows that our knowledge about kinship and society in nonhuman primates supports, and informs, ideas first put forward by the distinguished social anthropologist, Claude Levi-Strauss.
With an increasing tendency toward specialization in science, there are few who dare step outside of their comfort zones to attempt broad, wide-ranging syntheses on problems that go to the heart of what it is to be human. Nature and Society in Social Anthropology. Year 4 6 3 Language English.
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Primeval Kinship by Chapais, Bernard
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