Journals Higher Education



21 March 2014

364 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199964253

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Ancestral Landscapes in Human Evolution

Culture, Childrearing and Social Wellbeing

Edited by Darcia Narvaez, Kristin Valentino, Agustin Fuentes, James J. McKenna, and Peter Gray

  • Addresses the question: How do culture and parenting influence child development as well as individual and cultural wellbeing?
  • Offers an in-depth examination of hunter-gatherer cultural practices relevant to child development
  • Examines children's contributions and collaborations with parents in human evolution
  • Explores mammalian early care effects on wellbeing