Tuesday, December 5, 2006

Sexually equality: Neanderthals were first!

Neanderthal Women Joined Men in the Hunt

There may not have been a sexual division of labor in Neanderthal culture.

"Unlike modern humans, who had developed a versatile division of labor between men and women, the entire Neanderthal population seems to have been engaged in a single main occupation, the hunting of large game..."

Original article in Current Anthropology


TheMoonlitSea said...

interesting article! thanks for posting it.

genexs said...


Thanx for posting, Oseaana. I've been holding off on the 'Neaderthals/cannibles' articles that have been circulating. I like this one much better,