Grooming, Gossip, and the Evolution of Language

Grooming, Gossip, and the Evolution of Language

Book - 1996
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Baker & Taylor
Argues that human beings have replaced the physical grooming rituals of our primate cousins with gossip, using language instead of touch to maintain social ties and intimate contact

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, c1996.
ISBN: 9780674363342
Branch Call Number: 573.2 DUN
Characteristics: 230 p. ; 22 cm.


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