Parker at the Pavilion
Pavilion Theatre, 2nd Fl.
443 River Road
Highland Park, NJ
Event Date and Time
8/16/2017 1:00:00 PM
Presented by Dr. Michael Wallach
This three-part series is the story of how human beings came to be, our nature, and what separates us from the rest of the animal kingdom.
Part 2: Characteristics of Being Human
Dr. Wallach will discuss the seven characteristics of modern humans:
The central theme of the talk is the question, "What exactly is human culture, and how did it evolve?"
- Walking upright
- Making and using tools
- Having a particular body type
- Large brains
- A complex social organization
- Manipulation of the environment