Re: Hominid Brain Size: Testosterone, DHEA, and Melatonin

James Howard (
Sun, 03 Nov 1996 17:58:02 GMT

James Howard responds:
What happened to parsimony? Why must a theory of evolution necessarily be
complex? (Paul Myers) wrote:

>Agreed -- any theory that tries to reduce a complex, multi-dimensional
>process like human evolution to a single, simple causative agent, like
>testosterone, isn't a theory -- it's a cartoon.

>Paul Myers Department of Biology
> Temple University
> Philadelphia, PA 19122