Michael McConkey's Not for the Common Good: Evolution and Human Communications PDF

By Michael McConkey

ISBN-10: 1521200785

ISBN-13: 9781521200780

Human communique is clearly various from that of the other species. We by myself produce tv exhibits, compose tune and poetry, argue aesthetics and ethics, do stand-up comedy, write annual studies, functions, medical treatises and love letters. but, as remarkably particular as are those human communique approaches, if we rule out divine intervention or extraterrestrial factors, evolutionary thought tells us that this human area of expertise needs to be defined via the sluggish, incremental accumulation of qualities, development upon the lengthy line of our evolutionary ancestors. This e-book explores the evolutionary legacy of human verbal exchange and the results of that legacy for knowing our human world.

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