Behavioral and Brain Sciences 35 (4):230-231 (2012)

Lambros Malafouris
Cambridge University
I agree with Vaesen that it is a mistake to discard tool use as a hallmark of human cognition. I contend, nonetheless, that tools are not simply external markers of a distinctive human mental architecture. Rather, they actively and meaningfully participate in the process by which hominin brains and bodies make up their sapient minds
Keywords tool use  material engagement
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