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The Accidental Species - a book by Gee, Henry

The Accidental Species

Misunderstandings of Human Evolution

The Accidental Species( )
Author: Gee, Henry
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.00
Book Description:

The idea of a missing link between humanity and our animal ancestors predates evolution and popular science and actually has religious roots in the deist concept of the Great Chain of Being. Yet, the metaphor has lodged itself in the contemporary imagination, and new fossil discoveries are often hailed in headlines as revealing the elusive transitional step, the moment when we stopped being “animal” and started being “human.” In The Accidental...
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Detailed Subjects: Science / Life Sciences / Evolution
Philosophy / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.9 Inches
Book Weight:0.986 Pounds

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