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The Myths of Human Evolution

This is a book for someone who knows very little about evolution and specifically human evolution and would like a quick summary. The "Myth" part of the title refers to the once popular notion that evolution occurs at a steady rate. The Author's introduce punctuated equilibrium.

N. Eldredge & I. Tattersall
Evolution, Social Systems, Social Science, Cooperation