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    • The Evolved Apprentice

    • How Evolution Made Humans Unique
    • By: Kim Sterelny
    • Narrated by: John A. O'Hern
    • Length: 10 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Over the last three million years or so, our lineage has diverged sharply from those of our great ape relatives. Change has been rapid (in evolutionary terms) and pervasive. In The Evolved Apprentice, Kim Sterelny argues that the divergence stems from the fact humans gradually came to enrich the learning environment of the next generation. He develops a new theory of the evolution of human cognition and human social life that emphasizes the gradual evolution of information-sharing practices across generations and how these practices transformed human minds and social lives.

    Regular price: $24.95