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Man the Hunted: Primates, Predators and Human Evolution

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By: Donna Hart and Robert W Sussman

312 pages, B/w photos, illus

Westview Press

Hardback | Dec 2005 | #137256 | ISBN: 0813339367
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This text argues that primates, including the earliest members of the human family, have evolved not as hunters but as the prey of any number of predators, including wild cats and dogs, hyenas, snakes, crocodiles and even birds of prey.

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Donna L. Hart is a longtime professional in wildlife conservation and teaches in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Missouri-St Louis. Robert Wald Sussman teaches at Washington University-St Louis and is recent editor of American Anthropologist.

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