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The Resource Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You : Busting Myths about Human Nature

Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You : Busting Myths about Human Nature

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Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You : Busting Myths about Human Nature
Title
Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You
Title remainder
Busting Myths about Human Nature
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There are three major myths of human nature: humans are divided into biological races; humans are naturally aggressive; men and women are truly different in behavior, desires, and wiring. In an engaging and wide-ranging narrative Agustín Fuentes counters these pervasive and pernicious myths about human behavior. Tackling misconceptions about what race, aggression, and sex really mean for humans, Fuentes incorporates an accessible understanding of culture, genetics, and evolution requiring us to dispose of notions of "nature or nurture." Presenting scientific evidence from diverse fields, inclu
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fuentes, Agustín
Dewey number
155.7
Index
index present
LC call number
BF698.95
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Behavior evolution
  • Human behavior
  • Human evolution
  • Social evolution
  • Physical anthropology
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Behavior evolution
  • Human behavior
  • Human evolution
  • Physical anthropology
  • Social evolution
Label
Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You : Busting Myths about Human Nature
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part 1. Myth-Busting Tool Kit; 1. Myths about Human Nature are Powerful--and Misleading; 2. Culture--Problems with what we Believe about Being Human; 3. Evolution Is Important--but may not be what we Think; Part 2. Busting Three Myths about Being Human; Prelude: Human?' Nature + Nurture; 4. The Myth of Race; 5. Myths about Aggression; 6. Myths about Sex; 7. Beyond the Myths: Now what?; Appendix: Getting the Information Yourself; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
794328501
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520951679
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttqx8jw
  • e1a15941-2850-43bd-b130-1fde2e45f7c8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794328501
Label
Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You : Busting Myths about Human Nature
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part 1. Myth-Busting Tool Kit; 1. Myths about Human Nature are Powerful--and Misleading; 2. Culture--Problems with what we Believe about Being Human; 3. Evolution Is Important--but may not be what we Think; Part 2. Busting Three Myths about Being Human; Prelude: Human?' Nature + Nurture; 4. The Myth of Race; 5. Myths about Aggression; 6. Myths about Sex; 7. Beyond the Myths: Now what?; Appendix: Getting the Information Yourself; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
794328501
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520951679
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttqx8jw
  • e1a15941-2850-43bd-b130-1fde2e45f7c8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794328501

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