Social Learning and Innovation in Hunter-Gatherers

  • Barry S. HewlettEmail author
Part of the Replacement of Neanderthals by Modern Humans Series book series (RNMH)


This chapter provides an introduction to social learning and innovation in hunter-gatherers, summarizes major theoretical orientations on from whom and how children learn from others, and highlights new results from chapters in the book.


Hunter-gatherers Social learning Innovation 


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  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyWashington State UniversityVancouverUSA

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