The Secret of Our Success: How Culture Is Driving Human Evolution, Domesticating Our Species, and Making Us Smarter
How our collective intelligence has helped us to evolve and prosper
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ben_a - LibraryThing
Excellent non-fiction on the concept of cultural learning, cultural evolution, and gene-culture interaction. Henrich argues that the success of the human species derives from the capacity to pass on ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ohernaes - LibraryThing
Heinrich starts out with the observation that we humans are individually not very impressive in how we function in nature - we are weak and needy in many respects and would have a hard time surviving ... Read full review
12 Our Collective Brains
13 Communicative Tools with Rules
14 Enculturated Brains and Honorable Hormones
15 When We Crossed the Rubicon
16 Why Us?
17 A New Kind of Animal
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