Being Human... From Lucy to Language





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Published on Nov 18, 2014

To understand who we are and why we are, we need to understand both our modern self, and our past.

Reflecting on the British Academy's Centenary Research Project From Lucy to Language, Professors Robin Dunbar FBA and Clive Gamble FBA discuss how their research into the evolution of human cognition and social lives over the ages furthered our understanding of the relationship between mind and world.

About the speakers:
Robin Dunbar FBA is Professor of Evolutionary and Director of the Social and Evolutionary Neuroscience Research Group at the University of Oxford.
Clive Gamble FBA is a Professor at the University of Southampton, where he founded the Centre for the Archaeology of Human Origins.

To find out more visit: http://www.britac.ac.uk/lucy/index.cfm


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