New Book Further Supports Controversial Theory of 'Man the Hunted'

Wednesday, August 20, 2008 - 14:21 in Paleontology & Archaeology

Despite popular theories to the contrary, early humans evolved not as aggressive hunters, but as prey of many predators. "Humans are no more born to be hunters than to be gardeners," argues Robert W. Sussman, Ph.D., professor of anthropology at Washington University in St. Louis, in the newly-updated version of the controversial book "Man the Hunted: Primates, Predators and Human Evolution."

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