Does hunting make us human?

Does hunting make us human?

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There is little doubt that hunting played a decisive role in our species' evolution. But with the spread of agriculture and the domestication of animals, the necessity of hunting diminished. Does hunting still contribute to our understanding of ourselves and our relationship with nature? Read our contributors' thoughts and share your own.

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