An introduction to the origins of mankind

history of human evolution

Were they precautionary measures in case of return from death? The individuals belonging to the new group, though, stood out from the others for their bigger brain and the traces they left of a rudimental civilization.

If that were true, the interpretation of the African derivation implying a complete replacement of the pre-existing forms would appear to be too stringent. Furthermore, Scripture also teaches that man was at once separated from the lower creation by an enormous chasm.

Homo ergaster first appeared in Africa around 2 million years ago, and in many ways resembled us.

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The propitiating of natural powers and elements, which were still mysterious and competing with humankind from many points of view, stood side by side with the need for success and safety of the group.

However varied human production may be, it always show projectuality and symbolism as the standard features of culture. The beginnings of agriculture and the rise of the first civilizations occurred within the past 12, years.

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Man, Origin and Nature