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The Human Niche
Series: A Course on The Human Niche. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
What is an adaptation? What is a niche? The category-based nested form turns out to be useful in relating the two. An adaptation exploits a niche. A niche is the potential of an actuality independent of the adapting species. What is the human niche? What is the potential, independent of the hominins, that sculpts humanity through many generations. Here is a scientific hypothesis.
Comments on Derek Bickerton's Book (2014) More than Nature Needs
Series: A Course on The Human Niche. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
These comments address a 2014 book by a linguist, Derek Bickerton, on the evolution of language and mind. My goal is to re-articulate the author's arguments using the category-based nested form and the first singularity.
Comments on Robert Berwick and Noam Chomsky's Book (2016) Why Only Us?
Series: A Course on The Human Niche. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Robert Berwick and Noam Chomsky's book, Why Only Us?, is subtitled: Language and Evolution. This collection of essays addresses the evolution of language from the point of view of computational systems and generative grammar, the expertise of each author respectively. These comments offer a category-based alternative.
A Primer on Natural Signs
Series: A Course on The Human Niche. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Signs are triadic relations. Natural signs vary on the basis of the qualities of their sign-object. Icons are based on similarity. Indexes are founded on pointing. Symbols are built on convention. Each of these sign-qualities comes into play in the evolution of human language and religion. So, an understanding of natural signs is crucial for the postmodern human sciences.
Comments on Steven Mithen's Book (1996) The Prehistory of The Mind
Series: A Course on The Human Niche. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
These comments address a book by an archaeologist, Steven Mithen, about human evolution. Mithen presents two evocative analogies for the mental evolution of hominins. The first is a play in four acts. The second is the historical evolution of church architecture. This work comments using the special vocabulary of the category-based nested form. The human niche is proposed.
No-Sweat Home Schooling - The Cheap, Free, and Low-Stress Way To Teach Your Kids
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Non-formal education
The decision to home school your kids is one you’ll never regret, though the path can often be confusing and frustrating. I homeschooled my three kids for over a decade and found that even the smallest everyday task could be a learning opportunity that sticks with your kids for life. This is what No-Sweat Home Schooling is all about.
Comments on Clive Gamble, John Gowlett and Robin Dunbar’s Book (2014) Thinking Big
Series: A Course on The Human Niche. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
These comments address a 2014 book by three British researchers, on the evolution of language and mind. The subtitle is: How the Evolution of Social Live Shaped the Human Mind. My goal is to re-articulate their arguments using the category-based nested form and the first singularity.
Alien Harvesters
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Educational, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Maths taught within a story. Alien Harvester's focuses on Circumference of a Circle. It has the story, which also teaches the methods needed, to find the circumference of a circle, picture guided exercises, standard exercises, puzzle pages, and answers.
Another Question Please
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Concepts / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
1000 educationally fun questions for kids. A great way for Parents, Teachers, Childcare providers and Mentors to get a child's attention, create a bond and educate them while having fun.
Master Maths: Constructions, Similar, Congruent, Polygons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
With this chart-topping Smart eBook range, you can tap the answers to the multiple-choice questions and it marks them. This well-illustrated book teaches you about the subjects listed and more in a quick, easy and effective way. Ideal for beginners (from 8 years) to GCSE level, students revising, and for work. Part 2 of Master Maths from Micro Maths PRO which has many good reviews such as "Great"
How to Create a Summer Curriculum that Engages the Mind and Fosters a Love of Learning
You set the price! Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
A step-by-step guide for parents and educators to create active, engaging learning curriculum for their kids. Written by a K-8th certified teacher with a passion for taking kids out of her classroom and into the world for adventures and learning. Use your child’s passions and curiosity to build a curriculum that challenges your child’s mind and build’s their confidence in their ability to learn.
Fun Letter Learning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 240. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
Use Fun Letter Learning and its activities to learn the alphabet, both big and small letters. The letters and activities may be used over and over again until the sequence of letters is learned. The activities herein are designed to be meaningful and fun.
Raising Green Kids: The Trouble with Trash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This series, Raising Green Kids, will teach your family about the most pressing environmental issues facing us today. By engaging in the fun activities and outings included, you will not only come together as a family, but you will also learn by doing and move ever closer to the ultimate goal of GREEN LIVING! The Trouble with Trash will move your family closer to the Zero Waste goal!
Homeschool Curriculum - Maya - Module 2 - start of units
Series: Education Related Stuff. Price: Free! Words: 160. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Home school curriculum - fun learning for all - just corrected title 2/23/16 new version - almost pdf - project moving along nicely
O level Chemistry Practice Papers 9
Series: O level Chemistry Practice Papers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Testing & measurement, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
O Level Chemistry Practice for questions with answers. Good for struggling students of O level Chemistry who needs in depth look at the mark breakdown in Chemistry questions. Good for self study or returning students. Improve your grades in Chemistry and get the much needed practice! Multiple Choice and Structured Questions. 2 practice paper in 1 book
A Primer on Another Infrasovereign Religion
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 3700 word primer is the tenth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers of interscopes. The third tier is the society tier. In this primer, the entire society tier comes into view.
A Primer on Classical Political Philosophy
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the ninth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers of interscopes. The third tier is the society tier. Institutions occupy the content level. The sovereign occupies the situation level. Classical political philosophy questions the situation. Is there a perspective?
A Primer on a Contemporary Infrasovereign Religion
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the eighth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers of interscopes. The third tier is the society tier. Institutions occupy the content level. The sovereign occupies the situation level. Infrasovereign religions are “institutions that can grasp for sovereign power”.
A Primer on How Institutions Think
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the seventh in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the third tier, the society tier, starts with the institution level. Mary Douglas’ book “How Institutions Think” is reviewed.
A Primer on the Family
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the sixth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the third tier, the society tier, starts with the institution level. The family is used to imagine the concepts of “institution” and “organization”.