Phylogenetic and Cultural Adaptations in Human Behavior

  • Irenäus Eibl-Eibesfeldt


One method in ethology is the comparison of animal and human behavior and it is thus often accused of jumping to conclusions about man from the observations of animals.


Behavior Pattern Cultural Evolution Cultural Adaptation Cultural Pattern Parental Feeding 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Irenäus Eibl-Eibesfeldt
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  1. 1.Arbeitsgruppe für HumanethologieMax Planck Institut für VerhaltensphysiologiePercha Kreis StarnbergWest Germany

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