The Evolution of Behavior

The Evolution of Behavior

by Edmond Odescalchi
     
 

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There is considerable evidence that the way we think and the manner we behave are programmed into our species. Many patterns of behavior in relation to aggression, sex, dominance, etc., can be traced from our animal ancestors to practically all human societies. These behavior patterns are undoubtedly products of natural selection, and expose many of our cultural

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There is considerable evidence that the way we think and the manner we behave are programmed into our species. Many patterns of behavior in relation to aggression, sex, dominance, etc., can be traced from our animal ancestors to practically all human societies. These behavior patterns are undoubtedly products of natural selection, and expose many of our cultural endeavors as fundamental aspects of animal behavior. If you want to know why we place knick-knacks in our offices, why we kneel when we pray, why women use lipstick, or why cultured individuals sometimes commit atrocities, this book will give you the answers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780741491268
Publisher:
Infinity Publishing
Publication date:
10/25/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

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