The Ontogeny of Human Bonding Systems: Evolutionary Origins, Neural Bases, and Psychological Manifestations / Edition 1

The Ontogeny of Human Bonding Systems: Evolutionary Origins, Neural Bases, and Psychological Manifestations / Edition 1

by Warren B. Miller, Joseph Rodgers
     
 

ISBN-10: 0792374789

ISBN-13: 9780792374787

Pub. Date: 11/30/2001

Publisher: Springer US

The Ontogeny of Human Bonding Systems takes an interdisciplinary look at the phenomena of human bonding. The authors draw upon behavioral genetics, molecular genetics of behavior, cognitive and affective neuroscience, evolutionary psychology, human ethology, behavioral ecology, and the study of attachment processes within developmental psychology. The topics will

Overview

The Ontogeny of Human Bonding Systems takes an interdisciplinary look at the phenomena of human bonding. The authors draw upon behavioral genetics, molecular genetics of behavior, cognitive and affective neuroscience, evolutionary psychology, human ethology, behavioral ecology, and the study of attachment processes within developmental psychology. The topics will emphasize human reproduction, and fertility-related behavior in particular, and the evolutionary origins and neural underpinnings of such behavior. This book is for anyone interested in the evolutionary origins, neural underpinnings, and psychological structure involved in human relationships.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780792374787
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
11/30/2001
Edition description:
2001
Pages:
142
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword; David C. Rowe. Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Behavioral Domains: Three Perspectives. 3. The Ontogenetic Bonding Perspective. 4. An Expanded Bio-Psycho-Social Model. 5. The OBS Perspective and Ancestral Human Life. 6. Bonding, Life History, and Adaptive Strategies. 7. Conclusion. References. Index.

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