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Aggression in Humans and Other Primates
  • Author : Hans-Henning Kortüm,Jürgen Heinze
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01

In this work aggression and conflict in man and other primates are interpreted in the light of evolutionary biology and game theory models. Unitl now interdisciplinary collaboration between the humanities and the natural sciences has been rare and hampered by different methodologies and terminology. Nevertheless, such cooperation is essential for

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Aggression and Peacefulness in Humans and Other Primates
  • Author : James Silverberg,J. Patrick Gray
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 1992-03-19

This book explores the role of aggression in primate social systems and its implications for human behavior. Many people look to primate studies to see if and how we might be able to predict violent behavior in humans, or ultimately to control war. Of particular interest in the study of

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Dominance and Aggression in Humans and Other Animals
  • Author : Henry R. Hermann
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-05

Dominance and Aggression in Humans and Other Animals: The Great Game of Life examines human nature and the influence of evolution, genetics, chemistry, nurture, and the sociopolitical environment as a way of understanding how and why humans behave in aggressive and dominant ways. The book walks us through aggression in

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Sexual Coercion in Primates and Humans
  • Author : Professor of Anthropology Martin N Muller,Martin N. Muller,Richard W. Wrangham
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-06-19

In only a few species do males strategically employ violence to control female sexuality. Why are females routinely abused in some species, but never in others? And can the study of such unpleasant behavior help us to understand the evolution of men's violence against women? The book presents extensive field

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Demonic Males
  • Author : Richard W. Wrangham,Dale Peterson
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 1996

Draws on recent discoveries about human evolution to examine whether violence among men is a product of their primitive heritage, and searches for solutions to the problems of war, rape, and murder

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The Goodness Paradox
  • Author : Richard Wrangham
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2019-01-29

“A fascinating new analysis of human violence, filled with fresh ideas and gripping evidence from our primate cousins, historical forebears, and contemporary neighbors.” —Steven Pinker, author of The Better Angels of Our Nature We Homo sapiens can be the nicest of species and also the nastiest. What occurred during human

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Human Evolution and Male Aggression
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Cambria Press
  • Release Date : 2022-01-27

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Rough and Tumble
  • Author : Travis Pickering
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2013-04-10

Travis Rayne Pickering argues that the advent of ambush hunting approximately two million years ago marked a milestone in human evolution, one that established the social dynamic that allowed our ancestors to expand their range and diet. He challenges the traditional link between aggression and human predation, however, claiming that

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Aggression in Humans and Primates
  • Author : Hans-Henning Kort M,Hans-Henning Kortüm,Jürgen Heinze
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release Date : 2013-03-08

In this work aggression and conflict in man and other primates are interpreted in the light of evolutionary biology and game theory models.Unitlnow interdisciplinary collaboration between the humanities and the natural sciences has been rare and hampered by different methodologies and terminology. Nevertheless, such cooperation is essential for elucidating

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Aggression and Peacefulness in Humans and Other Primates
  • Author : James Silverberg,J. Patrick Gray
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
  • Release Date : 1992

This book explores the role of aggression in primate social systems and its implications for human behavior. Many people look to primate studies to see if and how we might be able to predict violent behavior in humans, or ultimately to control war. Of particular interest in the study of

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The Goodness Paradox
  • Author : Richard Wrangham
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2019-12-03

"A fascinating new analysis of human violence, filled with fresh ideas and gripping evidence from our primate cousins, historical forebears, and contemporary neighbors." --Steven Pinker, author of The Better Angels of Our Nature We Homo sapiens can be the nicest of species and also the nastiest. What occurred during human

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Good Natured
  • Author : Frans B. M. DE WAAL,F. B. M. de Waal
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-06-30

To observe a dog's guilty look. to witness a gorilla's self-sacrifice for a wounded mate, to watch an elephant herd's communal effort on behalf of a stranded calf--to catch animals in certain acts is to wonder what moves them. Might there he a code of ethics in the animal kingdom?

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Mind the Gap
  • Author : Peter Kappeler,Joan Silk
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2009-11-09

This volume features a collection of essays by primatologists, anthropologists, biologists, and psychologists who offer some answers to the question of what makes us human, i. e. , what is the nature and width of the gap that separates us from other primates? The chapters of this volume summarize the latest

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Peacemaking among Primates
  • Author : Frans B. M. DE WAAL,F. B. M. de Waal
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-06-30

Examines how simians cope with aggression, and how they make peace after fights.

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Origins of Altruism and Cooperation
  • Author : Robert W. Sussman,C. Robert Cloninger
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-08-02

This book is about the evolution and nature of cooperation and altruism in social-living animals, focusing especially on non-human primates and on humans. Although cooperation and altruism are often thought of as ways to attenuate competition and aggression within groups, or are related to the action of “selfish genes”, there

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