The primal path to kinship: a critical review of Bernard Chapais, Primeval Kinship: How Pair-Bonding Gave Birth to Human Society. Harvard. In Primeval Kinship, Bernard Chapais corrects this imbalance with a thought- provoking and informed application of the primate data to the question of the origins. Chapais contends that only a few evolutionary steps were required Many books on kinship have been written by social anthropologists, but Primeval Kinship is the first book dedicated to the evolutionary Bernard Chapais.

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Cancel Forgot your password? Many bernadr on kinship have been written by social anthropologists, but Primeval Kinship is the first book dedicated to the evolutionary origins of human kinship. Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. Kinship and Evolved Psychological Dispositions.

Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Cooper on Ancient Ethics. Chapais has demonstrated that primatology is now positioned to make significant contributions to the study of human kinship. Pair-bonding transformed a social organization loosely based on kinship into one exhibiting the strong hold of prikeval and affinity.


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Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Christopher Smith – – Continental Philosophy Review 35 4: The book indeed fulfills this promise, presenting a persuasive, well-argued, logical evolutionary scenario based on empirical data and a sound comparative method Other editions – View all Primeval kinship: Genetic Relatedness and the Evolution of Altruism. Please try your search again later. His book offers us one more scenario of our human trajectory My library Help Advanced Book Search.

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Sign in to use this feature. Subscribe to receive information about forthcoming books, seasonal catalogs, and more, in newsletters tailored to your interests. Review quote Bernard Chapais offers a powerful and controversial new account of hominid origins In this account of the dawn of human society, Bernard Chapais shows that our knowledge about kinship and society in nonhuman primates supports, and informs, ideas first put forward by the distinguished social anthropologist, Claude Levi-Strauss.

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Primeval Kinship : How Pair-Bonding Gave Birth to Human Society

The pivotal event, the author proposes, was the evolution of sexual alliances. His reasoned and careful treatment of the primate data provides considerable food for thought about how and why we have come to be the way we are. The Exogamy Configuration Reconstructed Search results for ‘ti: