Living in a Dangerous Climate: Climate Change and Human Evolution

Matt Law


Review of Living in a Dangerous Climate: Climate Change and Human Evolution. Renee Hetherington. 2012. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. Pp. 256. ISBN 978‐1107694736.


human evolution, climate, domestication, paleoanthropology, ethnobiology

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