SPONTANEOUS NARRATIVE BEHAVIOUR IN HOMO SAPIENS : HOW DOES IT BENEFIT TO SPEAKERS?

JEAN-LOUIS DESSALLES
  • February 2008, World Scientific Pub Co Pte Lt
  • DOI: 10.1142/9789812776129_0012

Evolution of Narrative behavior

What is it about?

I provide a Darwinan explanation of why human beings universally put so much energy and conviction in reporting events in daily conversations.

Why is it important?

This is the first paper in which the role of lethal weapons is mentioned to explain why information has replaced muscle in our lineage.

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