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On the evolutionary origins of the bifocal stance

Veit, Walter and Browning, Heather ORCID: 0000-0003-1554-7052 (2022) On the evolutionary origins of the bifocal stance. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 45. ISSN 0140-525X

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Identification Number: 10.1017/S0140525X22001273


In this commentary we advance Jagiello et al.'s proposal by zooming in on the possible evolutionary origins of the bifocal stance that may have enabled a major transition in human cultural evolution, arguing that the evolution of the bifocal stance was driven by an explosion in cultural complexity arising from cooperative foraging, which led to a feedback loop between the ritual and instrumental stances.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: © 2022 The Author(s).
Divisions: CPNSS
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
H Social Sciences
Date Deposited: 23 Nov 2022 12:33
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2022 13:03

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