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Evolutionary Perspectives on Human Development, Second Edition considers the role of evolutionary theory in the field of developmental psychology to examine key topics of individual human development. This unique book fills an important gap in the literature, applying evolutionary models to human development by focusing on central development issues. The book emphasizes both domain-general evolved psychological mechanisms and domain-specific processes. The text also integrates behavior-genetic research with evolutionary and developmental principles. Evolutionary Perspectives on Human Development provides state-of-the-art groundwork in evolutionary theory as viewed by leading thinkers in the field.

Culture and Developmental Plasticity: Evolution of the Social Brain
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The relation between culture and biology emerged as one of anthropology's first intellectual responsibilities. It remains one of our most frustrating enigmas. The dichotomy of “nature and ...

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