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Washburn, S. L. (Sherwood Larned) 1911-2000

Overview
Works: 114 works in 341 publications in 3 languages and 6,385 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Educational films  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by S. L Washburn
Social life of early man by S. L Washburn( Book )

52 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attempting to reconstruct the life of early societies, particular emphasis is laid upon social behaviour among primates, as well as approaches from ethnology, prehistoric archaeology, geography, genetics, human stress biology and psychology. First published in 1962
Classification and human evolution by S. L Washburn( Book )

46 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in English and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume reviews the meaning of taxonomic statements and considers our present knowledge regarding the number and characteristics of species among living and extinct primates, including man and his ancestors. They also examine the relationship of behaviour changes and selection pressures in evolutionary sequences. First published in 1964
Ape into man; a study of human evolution by S. L Washburn( Book )

17 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in English and Italian and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on human evolution by S. L Washburn( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human evolution : biosocial perspectives by S. L Washburn( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shorter anthropological papers of Franz Weidenreich published in the period 1939-1948 : a memorial volume by Franz Weidenreich( Book )

9 editions published between 1949 and 1992 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of human evolution by S. L Washburn( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on human evolution by Society for the Study of Human Evolution( )

in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human evolution after Raymond Dart : twenty-third Raymond Dart Lecture delivered 28 January 1985 by S. L Washburn( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birth of language by Paul Jay( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history and development of language from the time when early humans began to have the need to communicate, through the development of speech in modern infants. In interviews with anthropologists Sherwood Washburn and Jane Goodall, considers communication in animals. Also depicts an ape using sign language, artwork of hominoids digging for food and making tools, and anatomical models of the speech mechanism
Del mono al hombre : un estudio sobre la evolución humana by S. L Washburn( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tools and human evolution by S. L Washburn( Book )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on human evolution, 1-2( Book )

in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on human evolution( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classification and human evolution by S. L Washburn( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classification and human evolution by S. L Washburn( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The social life of baboons by S. L Washburn( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking about race by S. L Washburn( Book )

5 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on human evolution by S. L Washburn( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A View of human evolution : Dr. Sherwood Washburn relates evolution to human understanding by S. L Washburn( Recording )

2 editions published in 1973 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Leakey Foundation lecture, Dr. Washburn overviews human evolution, pointing out that "we should realize that in law and politics and most of our social customs we are living according to the dictates of primitive customs run by minds which are those of a modified ape."
 
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Classification and human evolution
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Classification and human evolutionClassification and human evolutionSherwood Larned Washburn : November 26, 1911 - April 16, 2000
Alternative Names
Sherwood L. Washburn US-amerikanischer Paläoanthropologe

Sherwood Washburn Amerikaans archeoloog (1911-2000)

Washburn, S. L.

Washburn, S. L. 1911-2000

Washburn, S. L. (Sherwood Larned)

Washburn, S. L. (Sherwood Larned), 1911-

Washburn, Sherwood L.

Washburn, Sherwood L. 1911-

Washburn, Sherwood L. 1911-2000

Washburn, Sherwood L. (Sherwood Larned), 1911-

Washburn, Sherwood L. (Sherwood Larned), 1911-2000

Washburn, Sherwood Larned 1911-

Washburn, Sherwood Larned 1911-2000

Languages
English (204)

Italian (8)

Spanish (4)