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Author LinkPickering, Travis Rayne.
Title LinkRough and tumble : aggression, hunting, and human evolution / Travis Rayne Pickering.
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2013.
Description xiii, 208 p. :  ill. ;  24 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-201) and index.
Contents Contents: A man among apes -- Prehistoric bloodsport -- Tamping the simian urge -- Conceiving our past -- Death from above.
Summary Travis Rayne Pickering argues that the advent of ambush hunting, which occurred approximately two million years ago, marked a milestone in human evolution: it allowed our ancestors to expand their diet and geographic range and formed the basis of modern social organizaiton.--book jacket.
Subject LinkHunting, Prehistoric.
LinkHunting and gathering societies.
LinkFossil hominids.
LinkHuman evolution.
LinkSocial evolution.

System Number 000661103
ISBN Link9780520274006 (cloth : alk. paper)
Link0520274008 (cloth : alk. paper)

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