Re: questions from first read of Lucy

10 Sep 1995 17:48:56 GMT

kevin m. kniffin ( wrote:
: finally read lucy and have some q's...

: 2) dart's hypothesis that early humanoid killers were right-handed makes me
: wonder about the evolution of "handedness." do other animals show a
: preference for either hand/foot. i would imagine it is a result of the brain
: splitting in half, but want to know more...

A book called "The Lobsided Ape" deals with all aspects of laterality.
Unfortunately, I don't remember the name of the author. I believe he was
from New Zealand.

David Wasserman (
Curmudgeon-At-Large (
"The older I get, the more value I place on experience."