Homo habilis: the emergence of childhood

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This reference is used to annotate "I would never send my kids to school" by Piotr Wozniak

The biological constraints of childhood, which include an immature dentition, a small digestive system, and a calorie-demanding brain that is both relatively large and growing rapidly, necessitate the care and feeding that older individuals must provide. Evidence is presented that childhood evolved as a new stage hominid life history, first appearing, perhaps, during the time of Homo habilis

Title: Evolutionary Hypotheses for Human Childhood

Link: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/30839390_Evolutionary_Hypotheses_for_Human_Childhood