Evolutionary Psychology: The New Science of the Mind, Fifth Edition
Psychology Press, 2 oct. 2015 - 496 páginas
This book examines human psychology and behavior through the lens of modern evolutionary psychology. Evolutionary Psychology: The Ne w Science of the Mind, 5/e provides students with the conceptual tools of evolutionary psychology, and applies them to empirical research on the human mind. Content topics are logically arrayed, starting with challenges of survival, mating, parenting, and kinship; and then progressing to challenges of group living, including cooperation, aggression, sexual conflict, and status, prestige, and social hierarchies. Students gain a deep understanding of applying evolutionary psychology to their own lives and all the people they interact with.
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adaptive problems aggression altruism ancestral average benefits Buss Chapter child chimpanzees coalitions cognitive commitment competition conflict contexts cooperation Cosmides costs cues cultures Daly & Wilson Darwin designed desire dominance empirical Ethology evidence Evolution and Human evolutionary psychology evolutionary theory evolved psychological mechanisms example facial father female fertility function genes genetic relatedness genetic relatives higher homicide Human Behavior hunter-gatherer hunting hypothesis inclusive fitness increased individual differences infanticide intrasexual jealousy kill levels long-term mate male man’s mate preferences mate value men’s mother natural selection offspring one’s ovulation parental investment paternity percent person physical attractiveness potential predicted psychological adaptations rape rates reciprocal reciprocal altruism relationship risk sex differences sex partners sexual access sexual selection sexual strategy Shackelford short-term mating siblings signal social solve specific sperm sperm competition status survival tactics tend tion Tooby violence woman