La importancia de ser moderno. : Problemas de método e ideologia en el debate sobre la cognición y la conducta de los Neandertales
Balari, Sergio (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Filologia Catalana)
Benítez Burraco, Antonio
Camps Serra, Marta
Longa Martínez, Víctor Manuel
Lorenzo González, Guillermo

Date: 2010
Abstract: Some scholars defend that Neanderthals displayed a fully modern behavior, and they contend that those who do not share such a view are biased by an anthropocentric stance. We argue that the defense of a cognitive and behavioral asymmetry between Neanderthals and anatomically modern humans does not purport embracing an ideologically grounded position. In addition, we aim to explain that a methodological agenda, which we refer to as "radical continuism", underlies such a non-scientific derivation of the debate on recent human evolution.
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Language: Castellà
Document: article ; recerca ; publishedVersion
Subject: Homo neanderthalensis ; Archaeology ; Cognition ; Behavior ; Language ; Antropocentrism
Published in: Ludus vitalis, Vol. XVIII, Num. 34 (2010) , p. 143-170, ISSN 1133-5165

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