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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Chapais has demonstrated that primatology is now positioned to make significant contributions to the study of human kinship. 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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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.
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Primeval Kinship : How Pair-Bonding Gave Birth to Human Society
Our recent titles are available via Edelweiss. In this regard, Chapais should be lauded for his labors and for an extremely stimulating read. In this regard, Chapais should be lauded for his labors and for an extremely stimulating read. Check out the top books of prmeval year on our page Best Books of This work will undoubtedly open further debate and inspire further research.
Harvard University Press, Access and manage your saved searches from your WorldCat profile page. Pair-bonding transformed a social organization loosely based on kinship into one exhibiting the strong hold of kinship and affinity.
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Genetic Relatedness and the Evolution of Altruism. And perhaps equally important, it is the first book to suggest that the study of kinship and social organization can provide a link between social and biological anthropology. His nonsense books, mo …. The book indeed fulfills this promise, presenting a persuasive, well-argued, logical evolutionary scenario based on empirical data and a sound comparative method Mating Within and Outside the Pleistocene Box.
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His book offers us one more scenario of our human trajectory Primeval Kinship presents powerful arguments concerning the origin and evolutionary path of knship kinship. Request removal from index.
Ernest Gellner – – Philosophy of Science 30 3: 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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