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In the first edition, Evolutionary Psychology was the premier and original text for the burgeoning field of evolutionary psychology. The third edition, containing a major update involving nearly 400 new references, continues this legacy.
David Buss, one of the foremost researchers in the field, has thoroughly revised his already enormously successful text to provide an even more comprehensive overview of this dynamic field. Using cutting-edge research and an engaging writing style, the third edition of Evolutionary Psychology ensures that you will master the material presented.
Highlights of the Third Edition
The book contains black-and-white illustrations.
|Pt. 1||Foundations of Evolutionary Psychology||1|
|1||The Scientific Movements Leading to Evolutionary Psychology||3|
|2||The New Science of Evolutionary Psychology||33|
|Pt. 2||Problems of Survival||67|
|3||Combating the Hostile Forces of Nature: Human Survival Problems||69|
|Pt. 3||Challenges of Sex and Mating||97|
|4||Women's Long-Term Mating Strategies||99|
|5||Men's Long-Term Mating Strategies||131|
|6||Short-Term Sexual Strategies||161|
|Pt. 4||Challenges of Parenting and Kinship||187|
|7||Problems of Parenting||189|
|8||Problems of Kinship||222|
|Pt. 5||Problems of Group Living||251|
|10||Aggression and Warfare||278|
|11||Conflict between the Sexes||312|
|12||Status, Prestige, and Social Dominance||345|
|Pt. 6||An Integrated Psychological Science||371|
|13||Toward a Unified Evolutionary Psychology||373|