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The Evolution of human social behavior

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Published by Elsevier in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social evolution.,
  • Human ecology.,
  • Social evolution in animals.,
  • Sociobiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Joan S. Lockard.
    ContributionsLockard, Joan S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM106 .E96
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4420894M
    ISBN 100444990720
    LC Control Number79025232

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