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The Resource Wired for culture : the natural history of human cooperation, Mark Pagel

Wired for culture : the natural history of human cooperation, Mark Pagel

Label
Wired for culture : the natural history of human cooperation
Title
Wired for culture
Title remainder
the natural history of human cooperation
Statement of responsibility
Mark Pagel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pagel, Mark D
Index
index present
LC call number
HM626
LC item number
.P34 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human evolution
  • Culture
Label
Wired for culture : the natural history of human cooperation, Mark Pagel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the gamble -- pt. 1. Mind control, protection, and prosperity. The occupation of the world ; Ultra-sociality and the cultural survival vehicle ; The domestication of our talents ; Religion and other cultural "enhancers" -- pt. 2. Cooperation and our cultural nature. Reciprocity and the shadow of the future ; Green beards and the reputation marketplace ; Hostile forces -- pt. 3. The theatre of the mind. Human language -- the voice of our genes ; Deception, consciousness, and truth -- pt. 4. The many and the few. Termite mounds and the exploitation of our social instincts
Control code
16001428183
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 416 p.
Isbn
9781846140150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Wired for culture : the natural history of human cooperation, Mark Pagel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the gamble -- pt. 1. Mind control, protection, and prosperity. The occupation of the world ; Ultra-sociality and the cultural survival vehicle ; The domestication of our talents ; Religion and other cultural "enhancers" -- pt. 2. Cooperation and our cultural nature. Reciprocity and the shadow of the future ; Green beards and the reputation marketplace ; Hostile forces -- pt. 3. The theatre of the mind. Human language -- the voice of our genes ; Deception, consciousness, and truth -- pt. 4. The many and the few. Termite mounds and the exploitation of our social instincts
Control code
16001428183
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 416 p.
Isbn
9781846140150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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