Mind in the Cave

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    What does the breathtakingly beautiful art depicted on the walls of caves such as Lascaux, Chauvet and Altamira, tell us about the nature of the ancestral mind? How did these images spring, seemingly from nowhere into the human story? The Mind in the Cave puts forward the most plausible explanation yet proposed for the origins of image-making and art. This is a masterful piece of detective work, casting light on the darkest mysteries of our earliest ancestors and on the nature of our own consciousness and experience.

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    Number of Pages: 320
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780500284650
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    Listed in: Theory of art
    Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd

    Books by J. David Lewis-Williams

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