The Human Niche

The Human Niche

Agustín Fuentes says our capacity for belief is part of what makes us unique.

Agustín Fuentes is the Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Endowed Chair in Anthropology at the University of Notre Dame.

About Uniquely Human

We share the planet with all sorts of species, but there’s something different, something unique, about human beings. In this ongoing series, we ask what it is exactly that distinguishes us from our fellow earthly inhabitants . . . while also exploring the things we share in common.