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Title The world until yesterday : what can we learn from traditional societies? / Jared Diamond.
Author Diamond, Jared M.
Summary Diamond reveals how tribal societies offer an extraordinary window into how our ancestors lived for millions of years -- until virtually yesterday, in evolutionary terms -- and provide unique, often overlooked insights into human nature.
BIBLIOG. Includes bibliographical references (p. 471-481) and index.
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Publisher New York : Viking, 2012.
Proj. Pub. Date 1301.
Description xi, 499 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Subject Dani (New Guinean people) -- History.
Dani (New Guinean people) -- Social life and customs.
Dani (New Guinean people) -- Cultural assimilation.
Social evolution.
Social change -- Papua New Guinea.
Papua New Guinea -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 9780670024810
0670024813
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