George F. Steiner | Calibrating vs. Ideating Reality: A Cognitive Assessment of Paleolithic Abstractions and Illustrations

NeanderART 2018Did Neanderthals or other early humans create ‘art’?

International Conference hosted by CeSMAP
(Centro Studi e Museo d’ Arte Preistorica), under the aegis of UISPP (The International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences) and the auspices of IFRAO (The International Federation of Rock Art Organizations) | August 22 to August 26, Luigi Einaudi Campus, University of Turin.

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NEANDERTHALS IN PLATO’S CAVE – A Relativistic Approach to Cultural Evolution

(2017) Nova Science Publishers, New York.



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NEANDERTHALS IN PLATO’S CAVE: A Relativistic Approach to Cultural Evolution | George F. Steiner

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Softcover edition
Pub. Date: June 2018
ISBN: 978-1-53613-932-7
225 pages, US $89.00


FROM PRIMITIVE WELLNESS TO CIVILIZED MADNESS – An Etiology and Case History of Collective Dissociation

(2018) Lambert Academic Publishing, Beau Bassin.

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Steiner, G. F. 2016. Collective Dissociation: The Origins of Civilized Madness. In R. G. Bednarik (ed.), Understanding Human Behavior: Theories, Patterns and Developments, pp. 129-174. Nova Biomedical, New York.

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