The Evolution of Childhood: Relationships, Emotion, Mind

Dr. Melvin Konner, author and professor at Emory University combines anthropology, neuroscience and behavioral psychology to formulate some theories about the evolution of human instinctive survival skills. His book, “The Evolution of Childhood: Relationships, Emotion, Mind” received rave reviews. If you’ve ever wondered why humans take so long to reach maturity compared to other mammals, he presents some interesting answers.

This book is an intellectual tour de force: a comprehensive Darwinian interpretation of human development.

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