The Whole Creature: Complexity, Biosemiotics and the Evolution of Culture

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Author: Wendy Wheeler
Publisher: Lawrence And Wishart Ltd
Pages: 170
Language: english
Year: 2006
ISBN 10: 1-905007-30-2
ISBN 13: 9781905007301
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

Drawing on the new field of complex adaptive systems and biosemiotics, this groundbreaking synthesis of evolutionary and cultural theory argues that—far from being opposed to nature—culture is the way that nature has evolved in human beings. This major contribution to both cultural...