A School for Advanced Research Resident Scholar Book

The Information Continuum

Evolution of Social Information Transfer in Monkeys, Apes, and Hominids
By Barbara J. King

The Information Continuum creates a synthetic view of the evolution of communication among primates. King contends that the crucial element in the evolution of information acquisition and transfer is the acquired ability to donate information to others.

Subjects: Anthropology

Orayvi Revisited

Social Stratification in an "Egalitarian" Society
By Jerrold E. Levy

Challenging the widely held view of the Hopi Indians of Arizona as a sober, peaceful, and cooperative people with an egalitarian social organization, Levy examines the 1906 split in the Third Mesa village of Orayvi.

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