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The Evolution of human social behavior

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Published by Elsevier in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social evolution.,
  • Human ecology.,
  • Social evolution in animals.,
  • Sociobiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Joan S. Lockard.
    ContributionsLockard, Joan S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM106 .E96
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4420894M
    ISBN 100444990720
    LC Control Number79025232

    The past few decades have produced important advances in our understanding of how the brain regulates emotion and cognition. In comparison, research on the neuroscience of human social behaviour is a relatively neglected topic in spite of the importance of social interactions for mental by: 9. In order to ensure a collegial and respectful conference environment, this Code of Conduct was adopted as a Resolution to the Bylaws of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society (HBES). In accordance with the Society’s mission, HBES will not tolerate behavior that discourages the free expression and exchange of scientific ideas. In recent decades, however, an approach to investigating and explaining psychological life and human social behavior from an explicitly Darwinian evolutionary perspective has begun to attain a.


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