xi, 267 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
9780195300680 alkaline paper 9780195314236 paperback
Evolution and cognition.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-254) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Evolution, culture, cooperation, and the Chaldeans Dual inheritance theory: the evolution of cultural capacities and cultural evolution Evolutionary theory and the social psychology of human cooperation The Chaldeans: history and the community today Family first: kinship explains most cooperative bahavior Cooperation through reciprocity and reputation Social norms and prosociality Culturally evolved social norms lead to context-specific cooperation Ethnicity: in-group preferences and cooperation Cooperative dilemmas in the world today.