The Rise of Homo Sapiens: The Evolution of Human Thinking
presents a provocative theory about the evolution of the modern mind based on archaeological evidence and the working memory model of experimental psychologist Alan Baddeley.
- A unique introduction and primer into the new discipline of cognitive archaeology
- Introduces scientists and college students (at all levels) to the fascinating interface between the worlds of archaeology and cognitive science
Keywords: archaeology, cognition, brain evolution, thinking, human mind, Homo sapiens, Neandertal, primates