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The Resource Mother nature : maternal instincts and how they shape the human species, Sarah Blaffer Hrdy

Mother nature : maternal instincts and how they shape the human species, Sarah Blaffer Hrdy

Label
Mother nature : maternal instincts and how they shape the human species
Title
Mother nature
Title remainder
maternal instincts and how they shape the human species
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Blaffer Hrdy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hrdy, Sarah Blaffer
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Mother and child
  • Motherhood
  • Natural selection
  • Parental behavior in animals
  • Working mothers
Label
Mother nature : maternal instincts and how they shape the human species, Sarah Blaffer Hrdy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 603-690) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Motherhood as a minefield -- A
  • new view of mothers -- Underlying mysteries of development -- Unimaginable variation -- The
  • variable environments of evolutionary relevance -- The
  • Milky Way -- From here to maternity -- Family planning primate-style -- Three men and a baby -- The
  • optimal number of fathers -- Who cared? -- Unnatural mothers -- Daughters or sons? It all depends -- Old tradeoffs, new contexts -- Born to attach -- Meeting the eyes of love -- "Secure from what?" or "Secure from whom?" -- Empowering the embryo -- Why be adorable? -- How to be "an infant worth rearing" -- A
  • matter of fat -- Of human bondage -- Alternate paths of development -- Devising better lullabies
Control code
FIEb13366695
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Ballantine Books edition.
Extent
xix, 723 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780345408938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)45167565
Label
Mother nature : maternal instincts and how they shape the human species, Sarah Blaffer Hrdy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 603-690) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Motherhood as a minefield -- A
  • new view of mothers -- Underlying mysteries of development -- Unimaginable variation -- The
  • variable environments of evolutionary relevance -- The
  • Milky Way -- From here to maternity -- Family planning primate-style -- Three men and a baby -- The
  • optimal number of fathers -- Who cared? -- Unnatural mothers -- Daughters or sons? It all depends -- Old tradeoffs, new contexts -- Born to attach -- Meeting the eyes of love -- "Secure from what?" or "Secure from whom?" -- Empowering the embryo -- Why be adorable? -- How to be "an infant worth rearing" -- A
  • matter of fat -- Of human bondage -- Alternate paths of development -- Devising better lullabies
Control code
FIEb13366695
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Ballantine Books edition.
Extent
xix, 723 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780345408938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)45167565

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