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Department of Sociology & Anthropology

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Upcoming Public Events

March 2021

Sociology and Anthropology Research Series on the evolution of cognition as it relates to early tool use

Date:
Friday, March 19th
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

When did human language evolve to become the primary means of communication? Dr. Shelby Putt, assistant professor of anthropology at Illinois State University, will seek to answer this question from her research on the cognition of tool usage and the correlations found in language.