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How Conversations Around Campfire Might Have Shaped Human Cognition And Culture

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Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
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Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:05:08 +0000
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edanmdm:posts_d57174a7aa8aea0c6647819977d00729

Indigenous cognition : functioning in cultural context / editors, J.W. Berry, S.H. Irvine, E.B. Hunt

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NATO Advanced Research Workshop on "Indigenous Cognition and Models of Information Processing" (1986 : Kingston, Ont.)  Search this
Berry, John W  Search this
Irvine, S. H  Search this
Hunt, Earl B  Search this
North Atlantic Treaty Organization Scientific Affairs Division  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 292 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Africa
Date:
1988
Topic:
Cognition and culture  Search this
Indians of North America--Psychology  Search this
Call number:
BF311.N27 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_351219

Novel developments in field mechanics

Author:
Venkataraman, Vivek  Search this
van Casteren, Adam  Search this
Lucas, Peter W.  Search this
Ennos, A. Roland  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2016
Citation:
van Casteren, Adam, Venkataraman, Vivek, Ennos, A. Roland and Lucas, Peter W. 2016. Novel developments in field mechanics. Journal of Human Evolution, 98: 5-17. doi:10.1016/j.jhevol.2016.03.003
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_139539

A cognitive theory of cultural meaning / Claudia Strauss and Naomi Quinn

Author:
Strauss, Claudia 1953-  Search this
Quinn, Naomi  Search this
American Anthropological Association Meeting (87th : 1989 : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 323 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
2001
Topic:
Ethnopsychology  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Connectionism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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edanmdm:siris_sil_748226

Tradition as truth and communication : a cognitive description of traditional discourse / Pascal Boyer

Author:
Boyer, Pascal  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 143 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1990
Topic:
Intercultural communication  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Call number:
GN345.6.B69 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_396247

Ritual, history, and power : selected papers in anthropology / Maurice Bloch

Author:
Bloch, Maurice  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 237 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Madagascar
Date:
1989
Topic:
Cognition and culture  Search this
Ethnology--Philosophy  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
DT469.M277M473 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_377910

Weaving generations together : evolving creativity among the Mayas of Chiapas / Patricia Marks Greenfield ; foreword by Evon Z. Vogt

Author:
Greenfield, Patricia Marks  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 200 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 23 x 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Zinacantán Region
Zinacantán Region (Mexico)
Date:
2004
C2004
Topic:
Tzotzil textile fabrics  Search this
Tzotzil women--Psychology  Search this
Tzotzil weavers--Psychology  Search this
Developmental psychology  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Creative ability  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_731078

Symmetry comes of age : the role of pattern in culture / edited by Dorothy K. Washburn and Donald W. Crowe

Author:
Washburn, Dorothy Koster  Search this
Crowe, Donald W (Donald Warren) 1927-  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 354 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2004
C2004
Topic:
Repetitive patterns (Decorative arts)  Search this
Pattern perception  Search this
Symmetry (Art)  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Meaning (Philosophy)  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_742033

Conceptualization of 'xihuitl' : history, environment and cultural dynamics in postclassic Mexica cognition / Mutsumi Izeki

Author:
Izeki, Mutsumi  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 191 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Date:
2008
Topic:
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Historical linguistics  Search this
Aztecs--History  Search this
Aztecs--Intellectual life  Search this
Aztecs--Antiquities  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_910731

Shamanism and the ancient mind : a cognitive approach to archaeology / James L. Pearson

Author:
Pearson, James L. 1938-  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 195 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2001
C2002
Topic:
Archaeology--Methodology  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Archaeology and religion  Search this
Ethnoarchaeology  Search this
Shamanism--History  Search this
Civilization, Ancient--Psychological aspects  Search this
Rock paintings  Search this
Religion  Search this
Psychology  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_726175

Structured worlds : the archaeology of hunter-gatherer thought and action / edited by Aubrey Cannon

Author:
Cannon, Aubrey  Search this
Society for American Archaeology Annual Meeting (69th : 2004 : Montréal, Québec)  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 212 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
2011
Topic:
Hunting and gathering societies  Search this
Prehistoric peoples--Psychology  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Ethnoarchaeology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1046566

Human-machine reconfigurations : plans and situated actions / Lucy Suchman

Author:
Suchman, Lucille Alice  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 314 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
2007
Topic:
Human-machine systems  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Ethnophilosophy  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1053515

The Adapted mind : evolutionary psychology and the generation of culture / edited by Jerome H. Barkow, Leda Cosmides, John Tooby

Author:
Barkow, Jerome H  Search this
Cosmides, Leda  Search this
Tooby, John  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 666 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1992
Topic:
Genetic psychology  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Behavior evolution  Search this
Sociobiology  Search this
Call number:
BF711.A33 1992X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_446822

The anthropology of landscape : perspectives on place and space / edited by Eric Hirsch and Michael O'Hanlon

Author:
Hirsch, Eric 1956-  Search this
O'Hanlon, Michael  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 268 p. : ill., map, gen. table ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1995
Topic:
Landscape assessment  Search this
Human geography  Search this
Geographical perception  Search this
Space perception  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_483946

Images of memory : on remembering and representation / edited by Susanne Küchler and Walter Melion

Author:
Küchler, Susanne  Search this
Melion, Walter S  Search this
Program in Art History and Anthropology (Johns Hopkins University)  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 265 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Art and anthropology  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Memory--Social aspects  Search this
Pictures--Psychological aspects  Search this
Call number:
BF378.S65 I43
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_412271

Demystifying mentalities / G.E.R. Lloyd

Author:
Lloyd, G. E. R (Geoffrey Ernest Richard) 1933-  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 174 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1990
Topic:
Belief and doubt--Cross-cultural studies  Search this
Evidence--Cross-cultural studies  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Call number:
BF773.L66 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_422124

Beyond metaphor : the theory of tropes in anthropology / edited by James W. Fernandez

Author:
Fernandez, James W  Search this
Physical description:
x, 298 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Symbolism  Search this
Metaphor--Cross-cultural studies  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Ethnology--Philosophy  Search this
Call number:
GN452.5.B48 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_431892

Origins of the modern mind : three stages in the evolution of culture and cognition / Merlin Donald

Author:
Donald, Merlin 1939-  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 413 p.: ill.; c 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1991
Topic:
Cognition and culture  Search this
Neuropsychology  Search this
Cognition  Search this
Intellect--History  Search this
Call number:
BF311.D572 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_412350

The ancient mind : elements of cognitive archaeology / edited by Colin Renfrew and Ezra B.W. Zubrow

Author:
Renfrew, Colin 1937-  Search this
Zubrow, Ezra B. W  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 195 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1994
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_461726

Mind, body, and culture : anthropology and the biological interface / Geoffrey Samuel

Author:
Samuel, Geoffrey  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 192 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1990
Topic:
Sociobiology  Search this
Cognition and culture  Search this
Call number:
GN365.9.S25 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_404752

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