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 will be a model from which future social and physical anthropologists, primatologists, and social scientists can build. This one was a kicker. An error has occurred.
Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Join Our Mailing List: It reopens old questions, long abandoned, about the prumeval of human society, and addresses them with a brilliant synthesis of recent primate data. This work will undoubtedly open further debate and inspire further research. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Mitani Primates show more.
Primeval Kinship : How Pair-Bonding Gave Birth to Human Society
And perhaps equally important, it is the first book to suggest that the study of kinship and kunship organization can provide a link between social and biological anthropology. Kelly Oliver – – Columbia University Press. Cambridge, Ma and London: Primeval Kinship presents powerful arguments concerning the origin and evolutionary path of human kinship. Evolution of Phenomena in Philosophy of Peimeval categorize this paper. It’s that time of year again where I’m finally finishing my textbooks.
The Exogamy Configuration Decomposed 7. The book indeed fulfills this promise, presenting a persuasive, well-argued, logical evolutionary scenario based on empirical data and a sound comparative method Pair-bonding transformed a social organization loosely based on kinship into one exhibiting the strong hold of kinship and affinity. Harvard University Press, 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 kinshipp path of human kinship.
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Choice Reviews Online, v46 n08 Ernest Gellner – – Philosophy of Science 30 3: Review quote Bernard Chapais offers a powerful and controversial new account of hominid origins Cancel Forgot your password? Don’t have an account?
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This work will undoubtedly open further debate and inspire further research. Primates, v50 n1 Primatologists As Evolutionary Historians 2. Chapais’ thesis urges us to consider very carefully why humans are so different. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. The digital Loeb Classical Library loebclassics.