Mother Nature

A History of Mothers, Infants and Natural Selection


Publisher: Vintage


Language: English | Number of Pages: 722 | Format: Paperback

Isbn-10: 0099268035 | Isbn-13: 9780099268031 | Publish date: 

Also available as: Hardcover

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Book Description
Hrdy argues that evolution is controlled by the female of the species. She is more diverse, deadlier and more adaptable than the male, and the notion of maternal instinct, with its baggage of self-sacrifice, gentleness and devotion is a misapprehension.