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Product Description: This popular introductory textbook provides an overview of more than 3 million years of human prehistory. Written in an accessible and jargon-free style, this engaging volume tells the story of humanity from our beginnings in tropical Africa up to the advent of the world’s first urban civilizations...read more

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9780205017911 | 8 edition (Taylor & Francis, November 30, 2010), cover price $139.95 | About this edition: For one semester or quarter courses in World Prehistory.
9780132257084 | 7 edition (Taylor & Francis, May 11, 2007), cover price $100.60 | About this edition: Written by one of the leading archaeological writers in the world–in a simple, jargon-free narrative style–this brief, well-illustrated account of the major developments in the human past makes world prehistory uniquely accessible to complete beginners.
9780131850620 | 6 sub edition (Taylor & Francis, February 1, 2004), cover price $80.20 | About this edition: Written by one of the leading archaeological writers in the world—in a simple, jargon-free narrative style—this brief, well-illustrated account of the major developments in the human past (from the origins of humanity to the origins of literate civilization) makes world prehistory uniquely accessible to complete beginners.
9780130404633 | 5th edition (Taylor & Francis, July 1, 2001), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Written by one of the leading archaeological writers in the world--in a simple, jargon-free narrative style--this brief, well-illustrated account of the major developments in the human past (from the origins of humanity to the origins of literate civilization) is ideal for those with no previous knowledge of the subject.
9780321023650 | 4 revised edition (Taylor & Francis, November 1, 1998), cover price $41.00 | About this edition: The compact edition of Brian Fagan's bestselling People of the Earth offers a brief survey of world archaeology.
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Product Description: Explores whether consciousness-based practices like meditation and prayer can contribute to social change. Can awakened consciousness contribute to social change and, if so, how? David Nicol introduces the concept of “subtle activism” to describe the use of consciousness-based practices like meditation and prayer to support collective transformation, such as global meditation directed toward peaceful resolution of a conflict...read more

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9781438457512 | State Univ of New York Pr, September 1, 2015, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Explores whether consciousness-based practices like meditation and prayer can contribute to social change.

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9781438457505 | Reprint edition (State Univ of New York Pr, July 2, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Explores whether consciousness-based practices like meditation and prayer can contribute to social change.

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Product Description: Evolution is among the most central and most contested of ideas in the history of anthropology. This book charts the fortunes of the idea from the mid-nineteenth century to recent times. By comparing biological, historical, and anthropological approaches to the study of human culture and social life, it lays the foundation for their effective synthesis...read more

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9781138675858 | Routledge, July 27, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Evolution is among the most central and most contested of ideas in the history of anthropology.

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9781138675841 | Reprint edition (Routledge, July 27, 2016), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Evolution is among the most central and most contested of ideas in the history of anthropology.

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Product Description: An innovative and illuminating look at how the evolution of the human species has been shaped by the world around us, from anatomy and physiology, to cultural diversity and population density.Where did the human species originate? Why are tropical peoples much more diverse than those at polar latitudes? Why can only Japanese peoples digest seaweed? How are darker skin, sunlight, and fertility related? Did Neanderthals and Homo Sapiens ever interbreed? In Humankind, U...read more

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9781605987842 | Pegasus Books, June 15, 2015, cover price $27.95

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9781681771625 | Pegasus Books, May 3, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: An innovative and illuminating look at how the evolution of the human species has been shaped by the world around us, from anatomy and physiology, to cultural diversity and population density.

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Product Description: Taking an ecological approach to our evolution, Clive Finlayson considers the origins of modern humans within the context of a drying climate and changing landscapes. Finlayson argues that environmental change, particularly availability of water, played a critical role in shaping the direction of human evolution, contributing to our spread and success...read more

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9780199658794 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In The Improbable Primate, Clive Finlayson takes an ecological approach to our evolution, considering the origins of modern humans within the context of a drying climate and changing landscapes.

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9780198743897 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 21, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Taking an ecological approach to our evolution, Clive Finlayson considers the origins of modern humans within the context of a drying climate and changing landscapes.

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Product Description: A new take on our bio-cultural evolution explores how the "inner theatre" of the brain and its "animal-human stages" are reflected in and shaped by the mirror of cinema.• Creates a new model exploring the "inner theater" of human reality perceptions, fantasies, memories, and dreams in relation to art, ritual, everyday actions, and cultural events• Employs neuroscience research, evolutionary theory, and various performance paradigms, drawing on what is known about the animal ancestry and neural circuitry of the human brain to probe the framework of our bio-cultural evolution• Explains how the "emotion pictures" found in prehistoric caves represent turning points in human awareness• Examines a wide range of beast-people films ranging from the 1931 Dracula to the Twilight series (2008–2012) and the 2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, showing how viewers connect to the films and the potential positive and negative impacts they hav...read more

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9781440844355 | Praeger Pub Text, February 22, 2016, cover price $73.00 | About this edition: A new take on our bio-cultural evolution explores how the "inner theatre" of the brain and its "animal-human stages" are reflected in and shaped by the mirror of cinema.

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Product Description: In this work, originally published in Dutch, Rik Smits theorizes that language could not have developed originally as a system of communication. It is, instead, the result of combining separate abilities, each of which developed independently to aid the survival of early humans...read more

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9781412862578 | Transaction Pub, February 10, 2016, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: In this work, originally published in Dutch, Rik Smits theorizes that language could not have developed originally as a system of communication.

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9781412862653 | Transaction Pub, February 10, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In this work, originally published in Dutch, Rik Smits theorizes that language could not have developed originally as a system of communication.

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Product Description: Kinship and Human Evolution: Making Culture, Becoming Human offers an exciting new explanation of human evolution. Based on insights from anthropology, it shows how humans became “cultured” beings capable of symbolic thought by developing kinship-based exchange relationships...read more

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9781498524179 | Lexington Books, March 7, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Kinship and Human Evolution: Making Culture, Becoming Human offers an exciting new explanation of human evolution.

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Product Description: For ninety per cent of our history, humans have lived as 'hunters and gatherers', and for most of this time as talking individuals. No direct evidence for the origin and evolution of language exists; we do not even know if early humans had language, either spoken or signed...read more

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9781107041127 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 31, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: For ninety per cent of our history, humans have lived as 'hunters and gatherers', and for most of this time as talking individuals.
9780405027796, titled "Account of the Principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia: With Various Political Observations Relating to Them" | Ayer Co Pub, February 1, 1971, cover price $19.95 | also contains Account of the Principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia: With Various Political Observations Relating to Them

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9781107692596 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 5, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: For ninety per cent of our history, humans have lived as 'hunters and gatherers', and for most of this time as talking individuals.

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Product Description: Our closest living relatives are the chimpanzee and bonobo. We share many characteristics with them, but our lineages diverged millions of years ago. Who in fact was our last common ancestor? Bringing together ecology, evolution, genetics, anatomy and geology, this book provides a new perspective on human evolution...read more

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9781107100671 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 29, 2016, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Our closest living relatives are the chimpanzee and bonobo.

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Product Description: Dean of Columbia University's medical school explains why our bodies are out of sync with today's environment and how we can correct this to save our health.Over the past 200 years, human life-expectancy has approximately doubled...read more

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9780316236812 | Little Brown & Co, December 8, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Dean of Columbia University's medical school explains why our bodies are out of sync with today's environment and how we can correct this to save our health.

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Product Description: How do desires and fears motivate human sociability? What effect do these motivators have on reproductive, social and political behaviour? And, crucially, how might we understand them separate from preconceived notions of design or higher morality? Taking these questions as a focus, this book examines human evolution with the emphasis on sexual selection and the evolution of a number of human psychological processes...read more

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9781107114760 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 25, 2015, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: How do desires and fears motivate human sociability?

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Product Description: How an artist draws on fossil discoveries and forensic techniques to create transfixing reconstructions of long-lost human ancestors What did earlier humans really look like? What was life like for them, millions of years ago? How do we know? In this book, internationally renowned paleoartist John Gurche describes the extraordinary process by which he creates forensically accurate and hauntingly realistic representations of our ancient human ancestors...read more

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9780300182026 | Yale Univ Pr, November 26, 2013, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: What did earlier humans really look like?

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9780300216844 | Yale Univ Pr, August 5, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: How an artist draws on fossil discoveries and forensic techniques to create transfixing reconstructions of long-lost human ancestors What did earlier humans really look like?

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Product Description: The indispensable reference tool for the groundbreaking science of evolutionary psychology Why is the mind designed the way it is? How does input from the environment interact with the mind to produce behavior? These are the big, unanswered questions that the field of evolutionary psychology seeks to explore...read more

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9781118755884 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, November 2, 2015), cover price $200.00 | About this edition: The indispensable reference tool for the groundbreaking science of evolutionary psychology Why is the mind designed the way it is?

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Product Description: Humans are a puzzling species. On the one hand, we struggle to survive on our own in the wild, often failing to overcome even basic challenges, like obtaining food, building shelters, or avoiding predators. On the other hand, human groups have produced ingenious technologies, sophisticated languages, and complex institutions that have permitted us to successfully expand into a vast range of diverse environments...read more

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9780691166858 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 27, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Humans are a puzzling species.

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9780538648943, titled "Lotus 1 2 3 4.0 5.0 for Windows: Quick Course" | South-Western Pub, May 1, 1995, cover price $17.95 | also contains Lotus 1 2 3 4.0 5.0 for Windows: Quick Course | About this edition: This book covers the most commonly used features of Lotus 1-2-3, versions 4.

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Product Description: The relationship between how we evolved and how we behave is a controversial and fascinating field of study. From how we choose a mate to how we socialize with other people, the evolutionary process has an enduring legacy on the way we view the world...read more

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9780415521994 | Routledge, October 9, 2015, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: The relationship between how we evolved and how we behave is a controversial and fascinating field of study.
9780312303693, titled "Free Market Economics: A Critical Appraisal" | Palgrave Macmillan, December 1, 1984, cover price $22.50 | also contains Free Market Economics: A Critical Appraisal | About this edition: This book is an account of one of the central issues in economics, namely the potential of the free market system to solve social and economic problems.
9780312302443, titled "The Fragmented State: The Political Geography of Power" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1983, cover price $25.00 | also contains The Fragmented State: The Political Geography of Power | About this edition: political science theory

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9780415522021 | Routledge, October 9, 2015, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: The relationship between how we evolved and how we behave is a controversial and fascinating field of study.

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Product Description: Beyond Biofatalism is a lively and penetrating response to the idea that evolutionary psychology reveals human beings to be incapable of building a more inclusive, cooperative, and egalitarian society. Considering the pressures of climate change, unsustainable population growth, increasing income inequality, and religious extremism, this attitude promises to stifle the creative action we require before we even try to meet these threats...read more

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9780231171885 | Columbia Univ Pr, October 13, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Beyond Biofatalism is a lively and penetrating response to the idea that evolutionary psychology reveals human beings to be incapable of building a more inclusive, cooperative, and egalitarian society.

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Product Description: Introducing Anthropology is the first book of its kind. It offers a serious but accessible introduction to anthropology and is the perfect starting point for anyone new to the subject. Across a series of fourteen chapters, it addresses the different fields and approaches within anthropology, covers an extensive range of themes, and emphasizes the role of anthropology in the world today...read more

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9780745699776 | Polity Pr, December 30, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Introducing Anthropology is the first book of its kind.

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9780745699783 | Polity Pr, September 21, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Introducing Anthropology is the first book of its kind.

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Product Description: This book shows the female as the principal actor in both the advancement and evolution of earth's organisms. Scott shows the female is earth's principal life form, and that the male developed later in evolution. Females survive better than males, most organisms are female, most can reproduce without a male, and they are the natural leaders and innovators...read more

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9781939710338 | Orange Frazer Pr Inc, October 15, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This book shows the female as the principal actor in both the advancement and evolution of earth's organisms.

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9781634834230 | Nova Science Pub Inc, September 30, 2015, cover price $160.00

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Product Description: "In the first complete chronological narrative of the species from emergence to extinction...archaeologist Dimitra Papagianni and science historian Michael Morse have shaped a gem." ―Nature In recent years, the common perception of the Neanderthals has been transformed, thanks to new discoveries and paradigm-shattering scientific innovations...read more

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9780500051771 | Thames & Hudson, October 7, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: “Even-handed, up-to-date, and clearly written.

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9780500292044 | Upd rev edition (Thames & Hudson, October 6, 2015), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "In the first complete chronological narrative of the species from emergence to extinction.

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Product Description:  What do we think about when we think about human evolution? With his characteristic wit and wisdom, anthropologist Jonathan Marks explores our scientific narrative of human origins—the study of evolution—and examines its cultural elements and theoretical foundations...read more

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9780520285811 | Univ of California Pr, September 8, 2015, cover price $65.00 | About this edition:  What do we think about when we think about human evolution?

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9780520285828 | Univ of California Pr, September 8, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition:  What do we think about when we think about human evolution?

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Product Description: Evolutionary Medicine is a textbook intended for use in undergraduate, graduate, medical school, and continuing medical education (CME) courses. Its professional illustrations and summaries of chapters and sections make its messages readily accessible...read more

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9781605352602 | Sinauer Associates Inc, August 31, 2015, cover price $68.95 | About this edition: Evolutionary Medicine is a textbook intended for use in undergraduate, graduate, medical school, and continuing medical education (CME) courses.

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