Evolutionäre Anthropologie

  • Susanne Grassmann


Nicht nur Menschen, auch Tiere kommunizieren. Und dennoch: die Sprache unterscheidet den Menschen vom Tier, wie der aufrechte Gang, einige anatomische Aspekte des Aufbaus der Hand und der konventionelle Gebrauch von Werkzeugen. Die evolutionäre Anthropologie ist ein Paradigma, welches das menschliche Verhalten aus der evolutionären Perspektive zu verstehen versucht. Ziel ist es, auf der Basis von vergleichender Forschung diejenigen Aspekte des menschlichen Verhaltens herauszukristallisieren, die auch bei Tieren zu finden sind, respektive, die im Tierreich nicht zu finden und somit spezifisch für den Menschen sind.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Susanne Grassmann
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  1. 1.Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz WindischWindischSwitzerland

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