Recommended Reading

The books on this list are selected from a variety of disciplines for the insights they offer into our human nature—who we are, how we got here, and why we do the things we do. Emphasis is on works with insights we need to move forward, to use the new understanding of our biological and cultural heritage in order to make more conscious choices about our future and the future of the planet. Many of these works inform current ISHK projects such as The Human Journey website. You can find a more extensive list at