50 Great Myths of Human Evolution

Understanding Misconceptions about Our Origins
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Product Number: Z100137221
Released: Feb 22, 2018
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ISBN: #9781469007403
Narrator/s: Steven Menasche
Publisher: Gildan Media, Inc
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50 Great Myths of Human Evolution uses common misconceptions to explore basic theory and research in human evolution and strengthen critical thinking skills for lay readers, listeners and students. Examines intriguing-yet widely misunderstood-topics, from general ideas about evolution and human origins to the evolution of modern humans and recent trends in the field Describes what fossils, archaeology, and genetics can tell us about human origins Demonstrates the ways in which science adapts and changes over time to incorporate new evidence and better explanations Includes myths such as "Humans lived at the same time as dinosaurs;" "Lucy was so small because she was a child;" "Our ancestors have always made fire;" and "There is a strong relationship between brain size and intelligence"

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Author(s): John H. Relethford
Original Publish Date: Aug 01, 2017

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Author(s): John H. Relethford
Product Number EB00704819
Released: May 19, 2017
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Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: #9781119308034

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