Becoming Human

A Theory of Ontogeny
by Michael Tomasello
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Publisher: Harvard University Press

Publication Date: January 07, 2019

ISBN: 9780674988637

Binding: Kobo eBook

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Virtually all theories of how humans have become a distinctive species focus on evolution. Here, Michael Tomasello proposes a complementary theory focused on ontogenetic processes. Built on the essential ideas of Vygotsky, his data-driven model explains how those things that make us most human are constructed during the first six years of life.