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  • An Anthropology of Names and Namingby Gabriele vom Bruck; Barbara Bodenhorn

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 36.00 US$ 29.52

    This book provides the tools through which we examine the politics and power of names. more...

  • Meeting the Familyby Donovan Webster; Spencer Wells

    National Geographic Society 2010; US$ 26.00

    Donovan Webster brings his vivid journalistic gifts to a new subject, tracing our deep genealogy using cutting-edge DNA research to map our eons-old journey from prehistoric Africa into the modern world. With the same genetic haplotype as many white American males, Webster makes an ideal subject?he is a genuine Everyman. While his voice and spirit... more...

  • Why Sex Mattersby Bobbi S. Low

    Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 35.00 US$ 28.00

    Why are men, like other primate males, usually the aggressors and risk takers? Why do women typically have fewer sexual partners? In Why Sex Matters , Bobbi Low ranges from ancient Rome to modern America, from the Amazon to the Arctic, and from single-celled organisms to international politics, to show that these and many other questions about human... more...

  • The Evolution of Modern Humans in Africaby Pamela R. Willoughby

    AltaMira Press 2006; US$ 67.99

    A fascinating, detailed study of the origins of modern humans. Includes material from Willoughby's own research in Tanzania. more...

  • Animal Actsby Jennifer Ham; Matthew Senior

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 41.95

    Animal Acts records the history of the fluctuating boundary between animals and humans as expressed in literary, philosophical and scientific texts, as well as visual arts and historical practices such as dissection, circus acts, the hunt and zoos. The essays document a persistent return of animality, a becoming animal that has always existed within... more...

  • Womanby Hermann Heinrich Ploss; Max Bartels; Paul Bartels; Eric John Dingwall

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 93.95

    Woman: An Historical Gynælogical and Anthropological Compendium, Volume Three provides information pertinent to the obstruction in the normal process of labor. This book discusses the various ways and treatment, the obligations and duties of women among the different nations and races. Organized into 21 chapters, this volume begins with an overview... more...

  • Womanby Hermann Heinrich Ploss; Max Bartels; Paul Bartels; Eric John Dingwall

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 93.95

    Woman: An Historical Gynælogical and Anthropological Compendium, Volume Two provides information pertinent to relationships of women to the male sex. This book discusses the concepts of modesty, chastity, and respects for women in cultural history. Organized into 39 chapters, this volume begins with an overview of the sexual relation of woman to man.... more...

  • Human Evolutionby Brian Regal

    ABC-CLIO 2004; US$ 85.00

    This work focuses on the controversies surrounding the search for the origins of the human race. Chronologically and geographically organized, it progresses region by region, beginning with the 19th century. more...

  • Human Origins 101by Holly Dunsworth

    ABC-CLIO 2007; US$ 55.00

    What should the average person know about science? Because science is so central to life in the 21st century, science educators and other leaders of the scientific community believe that it is essential that everyone understand the basic concepts of the most vital and far-reaching disciplines. Human Origins 101 does exactly that. This accessible... more...

  • The Genesis Chroniclesby Glen McBride

    Allen & Unwin 2000; US$ 31.81

    One scientist's conjecture about key events in various stages of the evolution of humankind from Ramepithecus to Homo Sapiens Sapiens , at times controversial but always thought-provoking. more...

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