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Social Information Transmission and Human Biology (Society for the Study of Human Biology Symposium Series (Sshb))

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Published by CRC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Behavioural theory (Behaviourism),
  • Human biology & related topics,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - Developmental Biology,
  • Archaeology,
  • Science,
  • Social aspects,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Anthropology - Physical,
  • Science / Developmental Biology,
  • General,
  • Human information processing

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJonathan CK Wells (Editor), Simon Strickland (Editor), Kevin Laland (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8260336M
    ISBN 100849340470
    ISBN 109780849340475

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