Human evolution / edited by Rusty Huddle.
Contributor(s): Huddle, Rusty | Gale (Firm)Series: Gale eBooksStudy of science: Publisher: New York, New York : Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2017Edition: First editionDescription: 1 online resource (134 pages) : color illustrations, maps, portraitContent type: text | text Media type: computer | computer Carrier type: online resource | online resourceISBN: 9781508103554Subject(s): Human evolutionGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Human evolution.DDC classification: 599.93/8 LOC classification: GN281 | .H84744 2017Online resources: Available online to NMC users; click to view.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
chapter 1. Evidence for evolution and a general overview -- chapter 2. Background and beginnings of human evolution -- chapter 3. Tools, hands, and heads in the Pliocene and Pleistocene epochs -- chapter 4. The emergence of Homo sapiens.
This volume provides a general overview of evolution, Charles Darwin's theory of evolution, and an introduction to the relevant fossil record. It also explores relevant theories and refinements in human traits and culture, and the emergence of Homo sapiens as a modern species.
Description based on print version record.