Human Nature and Social Life: Perspectives on Extended Sociality

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What distinguishes humans from nonhuman 'others'? And how do these distinctions shape human sociality and the ways that humans relate to their others? Human Nature and Social Life brings together a collection of articles by prominent anthropologists to address these questions. The articles show how the fundamentally social nature of humans results in an extension of sociality to virtual, semiotic-material and nonhuman spheres, with humans therefore becoming part of 'extended socialities'. However, as the book's contributors ...

Human Nature and Social Life: Perspectives on Extended Sociality 2017, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107179202

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