The Evolution of Mind

The Evolution of Mind

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An accessible reference, this book features short essays with selective references. Studies of evolutionary foundations of human nature have grown exponentially, so this body of knowledge is expanding rapidly. A wide range of eminent contributors promote synthesis across the social, behavioral, and life sciences.on only one local species of chrysomelid beetle, and toxic only during the larval stage (Lee, 1993). ... 2001). 3. Getting information from others, as well as from onea#39;s own experience, via culture, dramatically lowers the cost of ... Cognitive mechanisms underlying cultural transmission coevolved with improvisional intelligence, distributing the costs of the ... information about the habitat and social world: They solve coordination problems necessary for coalitional cooperation to occur;anbsp;...

Title:The Evolution of Mind
Author:Steven W. Gangestad, Jeffry A. Simpson
Publisher:Guilford Press - 2007-01


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