The Hand: How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture

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The Hand: How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture - Wilson, Frank R

In this provocative celebration of the human hand, a neurologist makes the striking claim that the unique structure of the hand and its cooperation with the brain are the reasons why "Homo sapiens" became the most intelligent animal on Earth. 43 illustrations.

The Hand: How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture 1999, Vintage Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679740476

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