Take Home Essays #3
1) What, if anything, is unique about human language compared to the communicative
systems of other animals? Justify your answer with specific evidence/examples.
In order to answer this question, I think that I should fi
ANT316 Take Home Essays #2
1) What is niche construction and how might it be relevant to understanding human
cognitive evolution? Support your answer with specific examples of proposed instances
of niche construction in other animal
(1) What is Morgans Canon and do you think it is a valid and useful guideline for
comparative psychology? Why or why not?
C. Lloyd Morgan developed a theory similar to Occams Razor regarding
comparative psychology. Occams Razor says that if
Language: Where did it come from?
Language in general has always interested me, but instead of focusing on
language in general, I want to focus on signaling and animal communication. I intend to
find out what researchers think about animal