Cultural intelligence is key to explaining human tool use
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Colleges, School and Institutes
Contrary to Vaesen, we argue that a small number of key traits are sufficient to explain modern human tool use. Here we outline and defend the cultural intelligence (CI) hypothesis. In doing so, we critically re-examine the role of social transmission in explaining human tool use.
- Animals, Humans, Psychomotor Performance, Tool Use Behavior, Cognition, Technology