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Human/Evolution/Tomasello/Genz: Tomasello Thesis: All typical human possibilities are based on a single genetic progress.
Homo sapiens: has, as the only one, the possibility of identification with others.
Genetic development: the time since the occurrence of the first human being about 1 million years ago is for a genetic development much too short.
Tomasello: Thesis: Only the human has the ability to understand external events through mediating intentions or causal forces. In this way he is able to predict the behavior of his conspecifics._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
Die Ursprünge der menschlichen Kommunikation Frankfurt/M. 2011
Gedankenexperimente Weinheim 1999
Wie die Naturgesetze Wirklichkeit schaffen. Über Physik und Realität München 2002