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The Resource Home : how habitat made us human, John S. Allen

Home : how habitat made us human, John S. Allen

Label
Home : how habitat made us human
Title
Home
Title remainder
how habitat made us human
Statement of responsibility
John S. Allen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Home is where the heart is. Security, comfort, even love, are all feelings that are centred on the humble abode. But what if there is more to the feeling of being at home? Neuroanthropologist John S. Allen believes that the human habitat is one of the most important products of human cognitive, technological, and cultural evolution over the past two million years. In Home, Allen argues that to "feel at home" is more than just an expression, but reflects a deep-seated cognitive basis for the human desire to have, use, and enjoy a place of one's own"--
Summary
Home is where the heart is. Security, comfort, even love, are all feelings that are centered on the humble abode. But what if there is more to the feeling of being at home? Neuroanthropologist John S. Allen believes that the human habitat is one of the most important products of human cognitive, technological, and cultural evolution over the past two million years. In Home, Allen argues that to "feel at home" is more than just an expression, but reflects a deep-seated cognitive basis for the human desire to have, use, and enjoy a place of one's own
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10457323
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allen, John S.
Dewey number
392.36
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthropology
  • Home
  • Home
  • Home (Psychological aspects)
  • Place attachment
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how habitat made us human
Label
Home : how habitat made us human, John S. Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-271) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Feeling at home -- Nesting at home -- The stone age transition to home -- At home in a Neandertal's grave -- Can Homo economicus ever feel at home -- Without home -- Home improvement -- Epilogue: the story of home
Control code
000055440641
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780465038992
Lccn
2015027697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
12353187
System control number
(OCoLC)905685955
Label
Home : how habitat made us human, John S. Allen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-271) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Feeling at home -- Nesting at home -- The stone age transition to home -- At home in a Neandertal's grave -- Can Homo economicus ever feel at home -- Without home -- Home improvement -- Epilogue: the story of home
Control code
000055440641
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780465038992
Lccn
2015027697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
12353187
System control number
(OCoLC)905685955

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